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REMEDIAL SF 101: Metropolis

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The current fascination with dystopian futures is nothing new.  The theme has been around from the beginning of science fiction on film.  Fritz Lang's 1927 masterwork Metropolis is arguably the best known depiction of the eternal battle between the obscenely wealthy upper classes and the impoverished and abused working classes...with a robot thrown in just to make it interesting.

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