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Brave New World (1998)

In a futuristic totalitarian utopian society, babies are created through genetic engineering, everyone has a predestined place in society and their minds are conditioned to follow the rules. A tragic outsider jeopardizes the status quo.

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John Cooper
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Lenina Crowne
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Linda
Patrick J. Dancy ...
Henry Foster
Steven Flynn ...
James
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Fanny (as Wendy Benson)
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Beta Clerk
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Ingram
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Delta Coffee Server
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Gabriel
Nicholas Belgrave ...
Alpha Student Boy #1 (as Nick Belgrave)
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Alpha Student Girl #1
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In a futuristic totalitarian utopian society, babies are created through genetic engineering, everyone has a predestined place in society and their minds are conditioned to follow the rules. A tragic outsider jeopardizes the status quo.

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Admirável Mundo Novo  »

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The Book, "Brave New World" that this movie's based on, has been banned in many places, in cluding Ireland in 1932. It was Huxley's 5th novel. It was also based on many people, including Freud and Jung, and each character is based off of someone as well. Also, the book has many references to Shakespeare, and some of his banned and works. See more »

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Referenced in Gen RX (2014) See more »

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Different, but enjoyable
26 July 1999 | by (Alabama) – See all my reviews

Although this movie version of 'Brave New World' was quite different from the novel, I still enjoyed it. It seemed to be a different take on Huxley's theme. The city itself was especially impressive, as was the eclectic style of the whole film. As for the actors, they all did fairly well; Nimoy did an especially nice job with his role. I also liked the prissy beta clerk!


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