Elysium (2013)

In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government official, will stop at nothing to enforce anti-immigration laws and preserve the luxurious lifestyle of the citizens of Elysium. That doesn’t stop the people of Earth from trying to get in, by any means they can. When unlucky Max (Matt Damon) is backed into a corner, he agrees to take on a daunting mission that, if successful, will not only save his life, but could bring equality to these polarized worlds.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 67% / Audience 58%

5/10

Rated R 1 hr 37 mins

GENRES
Action • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION
Neill Blomkamp
CAST
Matt Damon  •  Jodie Foster  •  Sharlto Copley  •  Alice Braga

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