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Self/less (2015)

PG-13 | | Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 10 July 2015 (USA)
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A dying real estate mogul transfers his consciousness into a healthy young body, but soon finds that neither the procedure nor the company that performed it are quite what they seem.

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Tarsem Singh

Writers:

Àlex Pastor (as Alex Pastor), David Pastor
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ryan Reynolds ... Young Damian
Natalie Martinez ... Madeline
Matthew Goode ... Albright
Ben Kingsley ... Damian
Victor Garber ... Martin
Derek Luke ... Anton
Jaynee-Lynne Kinchen ... Anna
Melora Hardin ... Judy
Michelle Dockery ... Claire
Sam Page ... Carl
Brendan McCarthy ... Anton 2
Thomas Francis Murphy ... Dr. Jensen
Sandra Ellis Lafferty ... Phyllis Jensen
Emily Tremaine ... Mallory
Griff Furst ... EMT #1
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Storyline

An extremely wealthy man, dying from cancer, undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness into the body of a healthy young man. But all is not as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the body's origin and the organization that will kill to protect its cause. Written by Anonymous

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Would you take a life to live forever? See more »


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Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence, some sexuality, and language | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 July 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Self/less See more »

Filming Locations:

Louisiana, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$26,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,403,460, 12 July 2015

Gross USA:

$12,279,691

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$30,523,226
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Ryan Reynolds and Derek Luke appeared in Definitely, Maybe (2008). See more »

Goofs

When did St Louis start building levees? As shot in New Orleans area, the mistake was showing the levee during the water tower scene. There are 89 levees in the St Louis district...compromising more than 700 miles of structures. (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers St Louis District Website.) See more »

Quotes

Albright: You've built en empire from the ground up. People will insist that your buildings make you immortal. Now, as you slip away, do you feel immortal? We offer humanity's greatest minds more time to fulfill their potential. Designed to offer you the very best of the human experience.
Damian: It's alive?
Albright: An empty vessel.
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Connections

References Seconds (1966) See more »

Soundtracks

Jensen Albright
(uncredited)
Written by Antonio Pinto and Eduardo Aram
Performed by Antonio Pinto and Eduardo Aram
Released by Varese Sarabande Records LLC, USA
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Face/Off meets Limitless
13 July 2015 | by DarkVulcan29See all my reviews

Damian(Ben Kingsley) a self made billionaire discovers he is dying, and does have much longer to live, discovers a secret facility that can transfer his soul into a younger body(Ryan Reynolds), when the transfer is a success, Damian really begins to enjoy his new life in his new body, but soon realizes that his new life will have a price to pay.

I'm surprised that I liked this, I went expecting this to be bad, but I was amazed on how intriguing it kept me. It shows on we deal with dying and immortality, and things we must learn to face in life. Ben Kingsley was good, and Ryan Reynolds really surprised me. Matthew Goode was incredible. It does have some good action scenes, and great sci-fi element. Everybody gives a good performance here, and it does what sci-fi should do, kept you intrigue.


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