We brought you the story about exactly what Neil Blomkamp was up to with his next film ELYSIUM last month. Now, we have our first good look at Matt Damon in his role as Max. You know, I consider myself a tough guy but I am pretty sure Matt Damon could kick my ass in about 5 seconds; dude looks tough as nails here.
In the year 2159 two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard the government of?cial, will stop at nothing to enforce anti-immigration laws and preserve the luxurious lifestyle of the citizens of Elysium. That doesn’t stop the people of Earth from trying to get in, by any means they can. When unlucky Max (Matt Damon) is backed into a corner, he agrees to take on a daunting mission that if successful will not only save his life, but could bring equality to these polarized worlds.
We have our eyes on this flick and we’ll let you know more as we get it.
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