Set in the year 2154, where the very wealthy live on a man-made space station while the rest of the population resides on a ruined Earth, a man takes on a mission that could bring equality to the polarized worlds.
Running Time109 min.
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POSTS TAGGED 'Elysium'
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Elysium – Video Podcast #273
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