DISTRICT 9 (Neill Blomkamp, 2009)

The pseudo-documentary techniques of Peter Watkins are misapplied to the front and back end of District 9, an academic, numbingly unimaginative science-fiction film, co-produced by Peter Jackson, from New Zealand and the U.S. It is set in Johannesburg, South Africa, in 2010; twenty years earlier—a few years prior to the collapse of apartheid—a starship landed, […]