Revealer (2022) Movie Cast, Story, and Reviews
Revealer is a science fiction thriller film directed by Alex Garland and written by Mark Heyman. The movie was released on February 18, 2022. It tells the story of a scientist who creates a revolutionary technology that allows people to access their own memories.
II. Cast and Characters
- Natalie Portman as Dr. Sarah Wilson
- Oscar Isaac as Dr. Jack Wilcox
- Tessa Thompson as Rachel
- Sonoya Mizuno as Lily
Dr. Sarah Wilson, a neuroscientist, creates a device called the Revealer that allows people to access their own memories. The technology is quickly adopted by the public and becomes a sensation, but Dr. Wilson soon realizes that the device has unintended consequences. As she delves deeper into the workings of the device, she uncovers a dark truth about its origins and the people behind it.
The movie explores themes of memory, identity, and the consequences of technology. It raises questions about the ethics of manipulating memories and the potential dangers of technological advancements.
Revealer (2022) has received mostly positive reviews from critics. Many reviewers have praised the film’s thought-provoking themes and its strong performances from the cast.
Writing for Variety, film critic Owen Gleiberman praised the film’s “smart and suspenseful script” and called it “a bold and resonant work.” In contrast, Peter Bradshaw of The Guardian felt that the film was “a bit too cerebral for its own good” but still praised its “intelligent storytelling.”