The Circle (2017) ★★☆☆☆

The Circle (2017) ★★☆☆☆
Humpo Show Rating | 5.0
IMDb Rating | 5.4
Starring: Emma Watson, Tom Hanks, Ellar Coltrane, Karen Gillan, John Boyega
Director: James Ponsoldt
Plot Summary: A woman lands a dream job at a powerful tech company called the Circle, only to uncover an agenda that will affect the lives of all of humanity. (IMDb)

Mae (Emma Watson) is working a boring job when her friend manages to get her an interview at the world’s largest and most powerful tech and social media company- she nails the interview and is then hired. She sees it as an opportunity of a lifetime, and as she shows signs of her ability and personality she is encouraged by the company’s founder, Eamon Bailey (Tom Hanks), to engage in a groundbreaking experiment that pushes the boundaries of privacy, ethics and ultimately her personal freedom. Her participation in the experiment, and every decision she makes begin to affect the lives and future of her friends, family and that of humanity. Continue reading