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The Second Renaissance Part II (2003)

With the robot city isolated and it's ambassadors ejected form the United Nations, a trade war begins to protect the human economy from superior products. When the trade war escalates into ... See full summary »

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With the robot city isolated and it's ambassadors ejected form the United Nations, a trade war begins to protect the human economy from superior products. When the trade war escalates into war the machines begin a seemingly unstoppable march across the globe. With solutions running out man darkens the sky to try and shut out the machine's main energy source, but the machines keep coming. Written by bob the moo

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The Instructor: May there be mercy on man and machine for their sins.
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Follows The Matrix Reloaded (2003) See more »

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A serious dose of the Red Pill that hits close to reality
17 April 2004 | by See all my reviews

Who is the lesser of two evils?

I think the hook in this film was how the machines located their city, 01, in an area of great turmoil: The Middle East.

When the peaceful robots offer recognition, the world reacted negatively. When the world fell, 01 tortured the world that abused and refused them.

Is it really justice for the machines to enslave humanity? Is it really the best interest for the world to destroy itself to destroy its enemy through private agendas and contractors, likewise, is it really the best interest for the enemy to the world through terrorism and fear that the world will continue to use them for what they can only provide?

The terror does not come from 01 or the world, it comes from people with personal interest, great influence, and strong ideology.

Like all good films, they are the red pill stories. This is one of them.

Wake up, it's not a dream! IT IS REAL! An inevitable end...WAKE UP! Delay the apocalypse by taking action and responsibility for ones own mistakes.


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