First screened in June 2016
Director: Neill Blomkamp. Cast: Dev Patel, Sharlto Copley, Hugh Jackman, Yo-Landi Visser, Nina, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Sigourney Weaver, Brandon Auret, Johnny Selema, Robert Hobbs, Kevin Otto, Eugene Khumbanyiwa. Screenplay: Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell. Twitter Capsule:
Even Blomkamp's "good" film is over-stuffed, iffy on race, and wonkily structured. All those problems magnify in this one.
I'll at least call this an interesting failure, full of crazily competing discourses and an unusual spotlight on South African street cultures.