'Elysium' Reviews: Does Matt Damon's Futuristic Adventure Soar?

Critics are praising Matt Damon's "Elysium" for its ambition, even as some reviewers gripe that its sharper insights are overwhelmed by a few too many explosions.

The science-fiction thriller involves an impoverished man's struggles to break into a luxurious spaceship where a group of one-percenters bliss out. Any allusions to Occupy Wall Street are purely unintentional, the filmmakers claim.




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