March 19, 2010
Rated R for strong bloody violence, grisly images, language and some sexuality/nudity
In the futuristic action-thriller "Repo Men," humans have extended and improved our lives through highly sophisticated and expensive mechanical organs created by a company called The Union. The dark side of these medical breakthroughs is that if you don't pay your bill, The Union sends its highly skilled repo men to take back its property... with no concern for your comfort or survival.
Jude Law plays Remy, one of the best organ repo men in the...
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What compels an actor to take on a particular project? The screenplay? The cast and crew already involved? A chance for something different? Money, nothing else? It's hard to say, and surely it's different for each person, but it's hard to fathom why Oscar nominee Jude Law and Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker would be drawn to the boring sci-fi action-thriller Repo Men
. Maybe they saw the next Blade Runner
somewhere in the screenplay, or maybe they just wanted a chance to reach inside of rib cages to rip out artificial body parts, but whatever they saw doesn't pay off for the people who really matter: movie audiences. Full movie review »