Repossession Mambo vs Repo! The Genetic Opera. The war seems like it was so long ago, yet here we are awaiting the coming release (finally) of Repossession Mambo, now known as Repo Men. Directed by Miguel Sapochnik, and starring Jude Law, Forest Whitaker, Liev Schreiber, RZA, Alice Braga and Carice van Houten, this afternoon Universal Pictures released not only the official synopsis, official one sheet and first still, but also the trailer for the futuristic organ repossession thriller. Repo Men arrives in theaters April 2, 2010. Check out all of the goodies inside.
“In the futuristic action-thriller Repo Men, humans have extended and improved our lives through highly sophisticated and expensive mechanical organs created by a company called The Union. The dark side of these medical breakthroughs is that if you don’t pay your bill, The Union sends its highly skilled repo men to take back its property…with no concern for your comfort or survival.
Jude Law plays Remy, one of the best organ repo men in the business. But when he suffers a cardiac failure on the job, he awakens to find himself fitted with the company’s top-of-the-line heart-replacement…as well as a hefty debt. But a side effect of the procedure is that his heart’s no longer in the job. When he can’t make the payments, The Union sends its toughest enforcer, Remy’s former partner Jake (Academy Award