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Box office report: “Chappie”

Box office report: “Chappie”

By Jack Heyden

March 19, 2015

There are only so many hypothetical portrayals of the future that you can lay in front of an audience until a film loses credibility, and that is exactly where “Chappie” went astray. Telling lies has always been a major gray area in the sci-fi and fantasy genres. In fantasy, you can get away wit...