Elements of past sci-fi films in 'Oblivion'
Posted on Friday, Apr 19, 2013
It's a lonely life, tending to the hydro rigs and the drones on a radioactive, post-apocalyptic planet Earth. But there's always that sky-high, ultramodern home to fly back to at the end of the day - a Jetsons-meets-Zaha Hadid aerie atop a 3,000-foot tower, with a swimming pool, a high-tech kitchen, and a leggy British girlfriend with perfect makeup and nails.
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