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Equilibrium is an excellent film. It is a combination of The Matrix, 1984 and Fahrenheit 451. Thank you Dr. Bradley J. Birzer for recommending it. Preserving culture, love, books, puppies and fighting Big Brother all while executing incredibly cool ninja/samurai fight moves. Need I say more?

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  1. Too bad director kurt wimmmer's follow ups have not been so great. The stunt coordinator for equilibrium apparently watered down his version of gun kata which can be seen in the completely forgettable ultraviolet.
    The scene in DuPont's office has more relevance now than the year this movie was released. A more fascistic representation of the sociopathic, Ludwig van loving Alex from Clockwork orange.

  2. Winston, so glad you liked it. Christian Bale is wonderful. The best scene was the Beethoven scene, and the reveal with the son. When dystopia is done well, it's hard to beat.

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