PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Drama
In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.
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Although shot in New Zealand and never mentioned in the film, the city depicted is actually a highly digitized Hong Kong. For example, the dirty slum with narrow housing was Hsam Shui Po and the splendid background when Major is in the boat was Hong... ...
Oxygen levels are dropping... Brain function normal... Cerebral salvage ready to proceed... Robotic skeleton prepared and waiting for brain insertion... Initiate Project 2571...
When Major shoots the geisha robot in the face, the robot's face is open, revealing its inner workings. The face then closes and, when next seen, the impact patterns from the bullets smoothly cross the seams of the closed face which they would not do if the face were shot when open.
The title appears on screen twice. Once during the creation of the Major and again at the end of the opening credits.
$18,676,033 (USA) (31 March 2017)
$40,533,014 (USA) (19 May 2017)
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