Before we've even seen the Wachowskis' "Cloud Atlas," plot details are leaking for their next movie, "Jupiter Ascending." While the editors at Vulture admit they are still mightily confused
, we are several plot points closer than before.
- It's a world where humans are considered lesser beings, and "higher forms of life are watching us from other, albeit this time non-meta worlds, but actual, other worlds, as in planets and moons"
- It will be part of a trilogy, like "The Matrix"
- Its hero is an unassuming, recent Russian immigrant, played by Mila Kunis, who makes a living by scrubbing toilets
- However, she has the exact same DNA as the Queen of the Universe, and therefore threatens her rule
- A bounty hunter, perhaps played by Channing Tatum, is sent to kill Kunis but instead falls in love with her (we thought we were done with Snow White remakes)
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt might also be involved; unspecified reasons
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