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The Speed of Thought (2011)

 |  Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  2011 (USA)
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Joshua Lazarus has a special gift -- but will this gift destroy him before he can escape to freedom with his newly found soul mate?

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Bridger
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Stefania Tortorella ...
Emily / Vanessa
Mike Romano ...
Bobby
Jorge Sabate ...
Diaz (as Jorge Sabaté)
Alan Brooks ...
Smith
Alvaro Ciapesone ...
Weston
Jacqueline Henderson ...
First Woman in Bar
Juan Luis Granato ...
Man in Bar
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Slinky Woman
Zina ...
Third Woman in Bar
Florencia Canton ...
Clown
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Joshua Lazarus (Nick Stahl) possesses a special gift that enables him to read people's minds, and the government has trained him to use his ability for missions involving national defense, all the while telling him that it will ultimately destroy him -- but will it? When Joshua falls in love with Anna (Mía Maestro), another telepathic "scoper," he and his friend, Kira (Taryn Manning), must find a cure for their gift and expose the lies. Written by MovieFiend

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Scopers. They know everything but the truth. See more »

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2011 (USA)  »

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Gondolatrendőrség  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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[first lines]
[There is a long aural montage of strangers talking, presumably overheard in their thoughts by Joshua]
Emily: [Emily is chatting on the phone while walking down a busy street at night] I'm supposed to trust you? Trust is earned, my friend. Anyway, get your ass down here. If you take too long, I may be gone.
Joshua Lazarus: [She enters a nightclub and sits at the bar. Joshua approaches her] Hi. My name is Joshua.
Emily: I'm Vanessa.
Joshua Lazarus: Vanessa. You are a...
[he rubs his forehead with his index finger]
Joshua Lazarus: ...Virgo.
Emily: I'm not...
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A new Ed Wood from our times....
24 November 2011 | by (Uruguay) – See all my reviews

I have followed this writer and director and he reminded me of Ed Wood. Quite creative and almost ridiculous plots mixed up with a director's cut where things can change magically with distorted almost funny and confusing logic (if there is any). So, if you watch this movie and also the other ones from the same writer/director you will find things that are quite funny if you take these movies as made by a contemporary Ed Wood. The funny thing as it happened with Ed Wood, is that they are done with the intention of doing art cinema though the result is absurd and makes you laugh. Doing this in a delicate balance with no intention of being funny having the opposite result is not for anyone...that is why I give it an 8!!


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