8 out of 10
Existenz (stylized as eXistenZ) is a 1999 Canadian science fiction body horror film written, produced, and directed by Canadian director David Cronenberg. It stars Jennifer Jason Leigh, Jude Law, Ian Holm, Don McKellar, Callum Keith Rennie, Sarah Polley, Christopher Eccleston, and Willem Dafoe.
If you like science fiction and horror, you would like this movie. It is a statement about how humans react and interact with the technologies around them. It is more applicable to society today then it was in 1999. It is rather gory for whatever reason, but could provide insight into our future as a society.
A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.