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By Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 17+

Predictable Cage sci-fi tale may entertain teens.

Movie PG-13 2007 96 minutes
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age 13+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 13+

Great storyline

If you like action, suspense and a little element of sci-if or supernatural without the heave darkness they seem to put in movies today, you’ll like this movie.
age 12+



Is It Any Good?

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Even with a twist ending, this adaptation of Philip K. Dick's short story "The Golden Man" is just another predictable sci-fi thriller headlined by marquee actors. Some of the movie's fast-forward sequences are funny and impressive, but a few are plain ridiculous. (At a public screening, the occasional applause and cheers were tempered by loud cries of "Whaaat?" toward the end.) And while the "big twist" finale is entertaining, it's not all that shocking -- nor particularly satisfying, which pretty much sums up NEXT.

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