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Good Kill: A Good Anti-Recruitment Movie

Good Kill (US release 2015), directed by Andrew Niccol, offers a somewhat surprising view of what has come to be known as “modern warfare”, focusing on the plight of drone operators who spend their work days at Creech Air Force Base “taking pot shots half a world away in an air conditioned cubicle”. 1,009 more words


Lord Of War (2005)

Lord Of War stars Nicolas Cage as an arms dealer who happily supplies any and everyone in the world without thought to moral implications; he sees himself purely as a businessman supplying to meet a demand. 246 more words


Happy Birthday: Andrew Niccol

Happy Birthday writer/director Andrew Niccol

Born: June 10, 1964 in Paraparaumu, New Zealand

Married to: Rachel Roberts (2002 – present) (2 children)

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The Host


Review: An unseen enemy comes and threatens mankind. They come and take over their bodies and start erasing their memories. Melanie Stryder risks everything to protect the people she loves and cares about the most and also tries to prove that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world. 166 more words


Gattaca (1997)

In a future society where a person’s worth is judged by their designer genes, a would-be astronaut forms an illegal partnership with a crippled Olympic athlete to cheat the system, but they are threatened with exposure when the mission director is murdered. 143 more words


Sierra/Affinity Boards Andrew Niccol's Sci-Fi Thriller 'Anon' - Cannes

Sierra/Affinity will launch international sales for writer-director Andrew Niccol’s sci-fi thriller Anon at the Cannes Film Market next month. The film stars Clive Owen and Amanda Seyfried and is slated for a 2017 release. 120 more words

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