A VR Game With Real World Consequences: The Call Up | I’d Buy That For A Dollar

I’m Stephon White and this is I’d Buy That For A Dollar! Each week, we visit our local Dollar Tree and dive into the DVD and Blu-Ray bargain bin. Are the movies we find worth the dollar we spent to take them home? You’ll have to find out each week!

This week, fellow LRM Online writer and expert on all things Star Wars, Mr. Kyle Malone takes over the show to review the 2016 Charles Barker directed film, The Call Up. For a low budget sci-fi film, it packs some impressive visuals for its lineup of mostly unknown talent to play with.

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Here’s the synopsis:

A group of elite gamers receives a strange invitation to test out a new virtual reality system. When the gamers strap into their new hi-tech gear, they realize the game is for keeps and losing means paying with their lives.

Time to find out if this film is worth a dollar. Mr. Malone, take us home!

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