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Movie of the week: Chappie

This week, I will see the third feature film from writer/director Neill Blomkamp, where the last hope for humanity isn’t human at all. Chappie is a robot, who is given sentient programming courtesy of a man named Deon. 169 more words

Hugh Jackman rocks mullet in Chappie (with video)

NEW YORK — Hugh Jackman figures he’s come full circle in a hirsute kind of way.

Jackman sports a mullet in the sci-fi action flick Chappie just as he did two decades ago in his first Australian TV role on the series Correlli. 665 more words


Film Review: 'Chappie'

Intelligence, artificial or otherwise, is one of the major casualties of “Chappie,” a robot-themed action movie that winds up feeling as clunky and confused as the childlike droid with which it shares its name. 1,438 more words


Chappie (2015)

Deon: Don’t let people take away your potential, Chappie

Directed By: Neill Blomkamp

Cast: Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman, Sigourney Weaver, Ninja, Yolandi Visser, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Brandon Auret… 862 more words


Hugh Jackman Talks Chappie Stunts Vs. Wolverine Stunts: "They Were Treating Me Like An Old Man"

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If you could program your own personal robot, would you make him a mean tough super cool gangster to help you out on the ultimate heist? 164 more words


The Playful Sentience of Artificial Intelligence – Chappie (2015)

A digital consciousness, thrust into a world of dog-eat-dog competition, and left to evolve like a hand grenade waiting to explode: Chappie is born.

Neill Blomkamp, the visionary South African filmmaker that brought us such conceptual stimulants as District 9 (2009) and Elysium (2013), tackles issues of Artificial intelligence and the implicit conscience of sentient beings in his latest film Chappie, the story of a deadly (yet childlike) automaton released into the criminal underworld of Johannesburg. 697 more words