This was my first foray into the filmography of David Cronenberg, and I’m definitely intrigued. The story follows a game designer named Allegra Geller (Jennifer Jason Leigh) who has just created a new virtual reality game called eXistenZ. 246 more words
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“Moreover, I said, you must not wonder that those who attain to this beatific vision are unwilling to descend to human affairs; for their soul are ever hastening into the upper world where they desire to dwell; which desire of theirs is very natural, if our allegory may be trusted.” 416 more words
Nerve is a teen techno-thriller from the directors of Paranormal Activity 3 and 4, which I didn’t even realise had directors.
Based on Jeanne Ryan’s novel, the film revolves around an app called ‘Nerve’, a social media game in which ‘Watchers’ challenge ‘Players’ to complete dares for money. 304 more words