Jumat, 08 Juni 2012
Prometheus, Expedition Finding the Creator
The question of the existence of God, or any entity that created man and nature is a philosophical question that may be owned by almost everyone. Interestingly, in the film Prometheus, this philosophical question had featured in a story that involves suspense, horror, and science fiction.
Is Ridley Scott, who last directed the 2010 movie directed by Robin Hood. Scott, director of this famous British actor Russell Crowe fanatic. Most of the film starring Crowe. From Gladiator, Body of Lies, A Good Year, American Gangster, to Robin Hood.
But in her latest film, Prometheus, Scott Crowe is no longer displayed. Although he still tends to choose a range of UK and European stars. Of Guy Pearce, Naomi Rapace, Idris Elba, and Michael Fassbender. Hollywood is only represented by Charlize Theron and Logan Marshall-Green.
In Greek legend, Prometheus was a Titan who stole fire from Zeus and given to humans. For this action, Prometheus was chained on a rock and a big eagle would eat his heart every day, but after that his heart grew again for the next day the same eaten by eagles.
Since then, Prometheus became a symbol of the human resistance. And so that's, an expedition ship owned by Weyland Corporation, is released into space with a mission to search for "creator".
The story of this film before the year 2093 bermasa. Prometheus made an expedition to the theory of two scientists Elizabeth Shaw and Charlie Holloway in 2089 that found the image in a cave in Scotland. Elizabeth maps were interpreted as an invitation to people to meet with the "engineer" - the name Elizabeth for human creators.
The expedition was led by Meredith Vickers (Charlize Theron), a major director in the Weyland Corporation, and David (Michael Fassbender), a robot created by the owner of Weyland, Peter Weyland (Guy Pearce) is based on the image of the son who would never have Peter.
This expedition finally reached the planet in accordance with a map drawn at the invitation of the cave. An Earth-like planet. On this planet Prometheus team discover creatures and relics mengindasikan that they are the engineer.
But unlike most science fiction film based on the life of outer space, the story of Prometheus was turned into a movie full of suspense when temua scientists are beyond their expectations.
Not to mention intrigue within his own ship Prometheus reveal the real mission of the expedition.
The film is not only in terms of visual feast for the eyes. Not to mention the technological sophistication that is shown the film. A dream about the future of mankind.
But beyond all the visual sophistication, the film is worth watching because it presents the real question is not new. God's existence, why we were created, and why there should be death.
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