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Year: 2018
Original Title: Upgrade
Length: 95 minutes
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science fiction
Studios: Blumhouse Productions
Distributor: Universal Pictures
Age rating: Suitable only for 15 years and over
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Release Dates

United Kingdom: August 31 2018

United States: June 01 2018


Ranking: 892 out of 14,826 movies (up 135)


8.0 by 1 users

6.4 by 7 media


In the near future, when technology controls all aspects of life, Grey Trace is a man whose wife was murdered in a mugging, which leaves him paralyzed too. When a billionaire investor offers him an experimental cure to his paralysis, he accepts trying to recover his mobility. This cure is an implant called STEM that will give him mobility, but also many lethals habilities. When he realizes this implant is more than what was promised, Trace becoming a high-tech killing machine. Produced by Blumhouse, this film is directed by Leigh Whannell, writer of Saw and creator of the Insidious franchise. Logan Marshall-Green plays the main role and Rosco Campbell, Richard Cawthorne, Michael M. Foster and Betty Gabriel complete the cast.


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Part of the film is filmed on the Hume Freeway in Cragieburn, Melbourne, Australia. When Gray is entering the apartment block to find "Jamie", he pauses at some apartment buzzers. One of them says "J. Wan" - James Wan has been Leigh Whannel's main collaborator since the first "Saw" film. The film was originally titled "Stem".