R | | Sci-Fi, Thriller
An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology.
When Kobus is tracking Wikus' location, Neill Blomkamp is seen briefly saying Wikus' coordinates.
Wikus Van De Merwe:
I would never have any kind of... pornographic activity with a fokkin' creature!
Everyone has modern mobile phones. However, the movie is not actually set in the 1980s. This is the date of the aliens' arrival. The events of the film are approximately 20+ years later, and on-screen date stamps put the movie explicitly in the year 2010.
The end credits are back to front, with the actors names on the left and character names on the right. As opposed to most films where its the other way round.
English, Nyanja, Afrikaans, Zulu, Xhosa, Southern Sotho
$21,632 (Estonia) (16 August 2009)
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