In a future world, nearly all humans have an embedded neural connection to a massive computer system known as the Stream. One exception to that is Ryan Unger who cannot be connected to the net because of a childhood accident that damaged his neurological system. By the standards of the time, Ryan is an imbecile relying on reading books for information while the majority simply having to think it. When a virus starts to kill some of them however, it's Ryan who concludes that it is coming from the Stream itself and all attempts to stop it will be unsuccessful. Only Ryan can save them - both now and in the future. Written by
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The title refers to the unedited experiences of life recorded as raw data by audio, video or some more advanced (fictional) method and played back to give the full feelings of the one so that another person can experience it as in the movie Brainstorm. See more