Free Guy Is A Movie That's Less About Video Games And More About Empathy And Human Connections
HWM Singapore|September 2021
Free guy is an action comedy about an ordinary person living in a chaotic world – not knowing that his reality is a fortnite-like video game.
Aaron Yip

It’s an outrageous concept that’s not afraid to laugh at itself, but deep within the core of the movie is also a metaphor about taking control of your own life and the human connections you build up.

That was the key takeaway during a virtual (because, you know, Covid-19) round table session members of the media (me included) press conference for the film, with director Shawn Levy, plus lead stars Ryan Reynolds and Jodie Comer. As with any interview that has Ryan Reynolds in it, there were banters galore, laughter and jokes. Here are my key takeaways.

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