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Air (2015)

PG-13 | | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 14 August 2015 (USA)
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In the near future, breathable air is nonexistent and two engineers tasked with guarding the last hope for mankind struggle to preserve their own lives while administering to their vital task at hand.
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Cast

Cast overview:
Norman Reedus ... Bauer
Djimon Hounsou ... Cartwright
Sandrine Holt ... Abby
Michael Hogan ... The President
Steve Burgess Steve Burgess ... Sports Commentator
Peter Benson ... Anchorman
Ryan Beil Ryan Beil ... Male Reporter
Paula Lindberg ... Female Reporter 1
Sophie Lui Sophie Lui ... Female Reporter 2
David Nykl ... Sleeper 1
Darren Dolynski ... Sleeper 2
Jin Sangha Jin Sangha ... Sleeper 3
Klara Rybicka Klara Rybicka ... Sleeper 4
Meredith Hama-Brown ... Sleeper 5
Greg Teasdale Greg Teasdale ... Sleeper 6
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Storyline

In the near future, breathable air is nonexistent. Virtually all of humanity has disappeared and those chosen to reestablish society reside in a controlled state of suspended animation. Two engineers (Norman Reedus and Djimon Hounsou) tasked with guarding the last hope for mankind struggle to preserve their own sanity and lives while administering to their vital task at hand. Written by Vertical Entertainment

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post apocalypse | stasis pod | See All (2) »

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Two men. One task. Save humankind.

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Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some violence, language and sexual references | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 August 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Wake Cycle See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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First Robert Kirkman movie produced. See more »

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[first lines]
The President: And tonight we embark on the last and most ambitious phase of our campaign to end tyranny across the globe.
Reporter: Mr. President, given the severity of the current crisis, what is the risk to the American population?
The President: Our level of preparedness couldn't be higher. I am confident that we will prevail, what ever may come.
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References Days of Our Lives (1965) See more »

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A confusing and slow paced thriller
26 August 2015 | by Gordon-11See all my reviews

This film tells the story of two men in a facility in a post apocalyptic world, whose job is to get up once every six months to keep top scientists alive in their respective sleeping chambers.

"Air" has an interesting story, but it doesn't have enough to keep a ninety minutes runtime. It is slow paced to the point that it appears to be dragging on just for the sake of filling up screen time. The story is told in a confusing manner, and often I have to form my own interpretations of what is happening. There are far too many unanswered questions regarding many aspects of the plot, hence the plot appears messy. It's quite a pity because "Air" has the potential to be captivating.


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