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Sex, violence and surveillance

by Critical Commons Manager

A rogue government created female-coded supercomputer AI named RIPLEY seduces teenagers into engaging in mass murder via videogames. This depiction of games on film is typical of the 2000s critique, in which games serve as a catalyst and point of convergence for societal ills.

Online gambling provides the perfect conjunction of sex and violence in WarGames2: The Dead Code

Government surveillance and a rogue artificial intelligence supercomputer raise the stakes on teenage computer hacking hijinks

from WarGames2: The Dead Code (2008)
Creator: Stuart Gillard
Distributor: MGM Home Video
Posted by Critical Commons Manager