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Jupiter Ascending | Andy & Lana Wachowski

February 5, 2015

The Wachowskis have been formal innovators from the start, building a pulley system to show a body falling dead or breakaway sets to stage an elaborately photographed lesbian sex scene in their debut, Bound, to the candy-colored greenscreen hyper-anime world of Speed Racer, and even splitting directing duties with a third party, Tom Tykwer, for the sprawling pulp epic Cloud Atlas. Through all that, their narrative and thematic preoccupations have remained consistent.…

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