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Oblivion (10-Apr-2013)

Director: Joseph Kosinski

Writers: Michael Arndt; Karl Gajdusek; Joseph Kosinski

From novel by: Joseph Kosinski and Arvid Nelson (unpublished graphic novel)

Keywords: Sci-Fi

Earth has been devastated by alien invasion and largely abandoned by humans, who have relocated to Saturn's moon Triton. Those few humans rely on some resources of Earth. Tom Cruise plays an engineer stationed near Earth to maintain infrastructure who learns a dark truth. Oblivion is an awkward mash-up of ideas lifted from other science fiction; visually stunning, and if one suspends disbelief the film has some entertainment value.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Tom Cruise
Actor
3-Jul-1962   Flamboyant Scientologist
Morgan Freeman
Actor
1-Jun-1937   Unforgiven
Olga Kurylenko
Actor
14-Nov-1979   Quantum of Solace
Melissa Leo
Actor
14-Sep-1960   Sgt. Kay Howard on Homicide

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