What: Loser Bradley Cooper gets his hands on some AWESOME brain drugs, starts to get things done in a really serious way. But, of course, there are consequences.
Directed by: Neil Burger
Starring: Bradley Cooper, Robert DeNiro, Abbie Cornish
Recommended and Related Media
Understand by Ted Chiang
WONDERFUL short story from our co-favorite scifi writer. It was printed in his collection, Stories of Your Life and Others which nets you a bunch of awesome other things if you get the book. Everything he writes is SO GOOD. We call it “idea porn.” Please do yourself a favor and read this whole small collection.
Read it with your eyes iTunes | Amazon
Read it with your ears iTunes | Amazon
How they produced the “zoom” sequences in the film. Color grading.
Drugs as tools. 20% brain myth. Christopher’s past caffeine issues. Drugs have side effects, like blacking out, maybe murdering folks.
How do we define intelligence? Social? Knowledge? Pattern recognition? Analysis? Synthesis? Crazy neuro physical adaptation.
Would you want the drug? How could this affect society? Going into politics?
Maybe we should cool off, talk again
I don’t think so. Don’t forget to subscribe!
Feedback? Please Contact Us
Amazon and iTunes links include our affiliate codes. If you wouldn’t mind helping us out a tiny bit, go ahead and use them to buy/stream something. Thanks! 🙂