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Oblivion

Film pays homage to science fiction flicks of the seventies
Tom Cruise and Olga Kurylenko
Directed by Joseph Kosinski

Tom Cruise is indestructible, it seems. After escaping unscathed out of the Paramount fiasco, he now teams up with Universal to help create "Oblivion," a sci-fi thriller that's ambitious and breathtaking. In any case, that's what was promised on paper. Because "Oblivion" did hold promise--on a large scale. All the elements were there for serious, high-brow sci-fi entertainment: a namesake ... more >