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Oblivion Movie Review

Today Big Kris, aka Tazhornet66, brings us another movie review. This time Tom Cruise‘s latest sci-fi flick, Oblivion, is on the chopping block.  Does it measure up to the big man’s standards? Find out below.

Couch Potato

A suspenseful futuristic story of survival and discovery. If this peaks your interest then this movie is for you.

Comparison

The Matrix meets Star wars meets I, Robot

Synopsis

An engineer assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself, while trying to convince his technician of the same.

Summary

Although the story concept isn’t new, Oblivion puts a new spin on movies involving the future of the planet. Oblivion is a blend of action, story and plot twists. Although it’s not as exciting as the Matrix, it does deliver great intrigue with solid character development. Oblivion creates a desire for information throughout the film by giving you enough breadcrumbs to keep you on the edge of your seat. Unexpected plot twists mixed with scenery and intriguing characters draw in the audience making Oblivion another hit for Tom Cruise.

GBP Rating

2.5/5 action, 2.5/5 comedy, 2/5 violence, 1/5 gore and overall score 7 out of 10.

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  1 Comment

  1. CMrok93   •  

    For me, I was a person who saw this movie and did enjoy it, it does have its noticeable flaws. Nice review Kris.

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