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Plato's Reality Machine (2013)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi | 20 January 2015 (USA)
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For Charles, video-games are a much needed escape from reality. But when virtual vixen Sophia leads him on a mysterious quest through the lovelorn lives of six New Yorkers, they will all ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Carolina Bartczak ... Maggie
Tyrone Dancy Jr. Tyrone Dancy Jr. ... Bouncer
Mackenzie Davis ... Sophia
Trieste Kelly Dunn ... Zoe
Michael Robert Eck Michael Robert Eck ... Mike (as Michael Eck)
Silvana Jakich Silvana Jakich ... Crystal
Ed Renninger Ed Renninger ... Scott
Doug Roland ... Charles
Heather Shisler Heather Shisler ... Kim
Nathan Spiteri ... Josie
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For Charles, video-games are a much needed escape from reality. But when virtual vixen Sophia leads him on a mysterious quest through the lovelorn lives of six New Yorkers, they will all learn that in the game of life...every heart is a moving target.

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Video games give you multiple lives. If only reality were so generous.

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Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

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Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 January 2015 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Stereo | 6-Track Stereo

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Scott: Sober up and drink a beer like a god-damn American!
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An Indie Film Gem
16 April 2014 | by xackerySee all my reviews

Plato's Reality Machine pulls off what no other indie film has ever attempted - it explores modern issues of self-identity while weaving metaphoric video game world to explore the character's inner-lives.

The cast is stellar and includes Trieste Kelly Dunn (Star of Showtime's 'Banshee').

The performances are powerful. Sorenson's direction is dead-on and his story-telling is economical and innovative.

See this film and prepare yourself for a truly amazing indie film treasure. Wouldn't be surprised if this movie finds a big following with Machinima fans as well.


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