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Theatre

Minority Report is superficial pap – why on earth stage it?

11 May 2024

9:00 AM

11 May 2024

9:00 AM

Minority Report

Lyric Hammersmith, until 18 May

The Cherry Orchard

Donmar Warehouse, until 22 June

Minority Report is a plodding bit of sci-fi based on a Steven Spielberg movie made more than two decades ago. The setting is London, 2050, and every citizen has been implanted with an undetectably tiny neuroscanner which informs the cops about crimes before they’ve been committed. However, as the first scene reveals, the undetectably tiny neuroscanner can be removed from the flesh with a corkscrew.

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