Warning: Spoilers ahead – ‘Behind the Curtain’, unlike any other movie review show. Listen to Gareth and Alex as they dissect their favourite films in true Mind Set style. Asking the questions other shows are afraid to ask and revealing what’s hiding in plain sight.
They Live (1988)
“Put the glasses on! Put 'em on!”
‘They’ control us. But just who are these ‘people’? ‘They Live’ pulls the curtain back, exposing our puppeteers and the methods they use to control us. Just how much are we really in control of our lives..?
You are a consumer. You buy to eat and work to buy, but have you stopped to wonder just how much choice you really have? What if everything you did was controlled? What if you are controlled? To many ‘They Live’ will seem little more than an average ‘sci-fi’ film.
Yet to those who dare call themselves ‘awake’ this film has become a cult classic which reflects how we are controlled and just how detached we have become…
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