He has always been an anonymous employee, a mere cypher in his company accounts.
Consequently, when asked to do industrial espionage, he accepts the proposal with enthusiasm.
Thus begins to travel under a false name, secretly recording meetings of a large rival company.
The encounter with a beautiful and mysterious stranger will change everything. Helping in his work, then she will make him understand that he is a pawn in a much greater deception.
Intriguing sci-fi thriller, full of twists and turns of roles. A modern noir set in a world where large corporations are in an endless war.
Jeremy Northam is truly exceptional as a protagonist. Going from a dissatisfied common man to being the hub of an international vortex of theft and deception.
At his side, Lucy Liu is amazing as a mysterious femme fatale. Beautiful, intelligent, and always poised between friend and foe until the last moments of history.
Directed by the great Vincenzo Natali, a name perhaps little known to many, but already the director of Cube, another sci-fi mystery that has quickly become a cult.