Avatar (2004 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Avatar
Avatar FilmPoster.jpeg
Poster
Directed byKuo Jian Hong
Produced byKuo Jian Hong
Anthony Fu
Christopher Hatton
Written byChristopher Hatton
StarringGenevieve O'Reilly
Joan Chen
David Warner
Wang Luoyong
William Sanderson
Music byJonathan Price
Edited byC. Timothy O'Meara
David Flores
Distributed byForce Entertainment
New Line
Release date
2004
Running time
103 minutes
CountrySingapore
LanguageEnglish

Avatar (Chinese: 流放化身), also known as Matrix Hunter (Japan DVD title & USA video title), Avatar Exile (working title), Cyber Wars (USA DVD title) is a Singaporean science fiction film directed by Kuo Jian Hong. The film was shot in 2001[1] and released in 2004.

Plot[edit]

In the fictional near future, nearly everyone is identified by an implanted microchip and connected to the cybernet. Criminals use fake chips, known as "SIMs" (Simulated Identity iMplants). A female bounty hunter is looking for a man who bought a SIM. She uncovers a game to manipulate society being played by the leaders of five giant corporations.

Cast[edit]

Release[edit]

The film was released in Russia on 15 September 2004 on TV, in Singapore on 7 March 2005 in cinemas, and in the US on 11 April 2006 as a DVD. The movie was also released in Australia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "新加坡邀陈冲参演英语电影《流放化身》". Sina.com. 2001-03-26. Retrieved 2010-05-15.

External links[edit]