Ian's Movie Reviews
Short Reviews of Movies, Board Games, and Other Stuff

Posts Tagged ‘dystopia

In Time

April 28, 2012

In a world where money is gone and time is used as currency, the rich are now literally sucking the life from the poor. This is the premise of In Time, a dystopian film starring everyone’s favourite Backstreet Boy Justin Timberlake. And Olivia Wilde plays his mom. Yes, that is not a typo. The premise […]

The Hunger Games

April 1, 2012

“This is the time to show them everything. Make sure they remember you.” The Running Man meets 1984, with some Lord of the Flies thrown in, in the new smash hit The Hunger Games. Perhaps I’ll try to throw in more references in later If I can think of them. Anyway, this dystopian story about […]