(PCM) Elysium is the long awaited follow up to director Neil Blomkamps’ sci-fi hit, District 9. the fim is set in the year 2154, where the very wealthy live on a man-made space station, known as Elysium. Meanwhile the rest of the population resides on a over-populated and essentially ruined Earth.
Tired of the unfair discrimination and violence towards the people remaining on Earth, one man, Max De Costa (Matt Damon) takes on a mission that could not only save his life, but bring equality to the polarized worlds. But a government official (Jodie Foster) will stop at nothing to preserve the luxurious lifestyle of Elysium.
Check out the trailer below, and see Elysium in theaters this summer, August 9th.