http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/319…

Great interview with Neil Blomkamp.

“The idea of taking up stone, and mortar, and concrete, and swimming pools – and everything you’d need to build these mansions in a space station – is satire. It just reinforces the central idea of the film – the people of Elysium have unimaginable wealth, and they use those resources to build a separate, synthetic, almost hermetic environment for themselves. In that way, Elysium is the reverse of an alien-invasion story – it’s still about human beings trying to protect a way of life, but instead of fighting for Earth, they do it by going into space.”

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Also reviews are coming in, one from Variety, without much spoilage that isn't already in the trailers: http://variety.com/2013/film/revi…