It has one of the worst backplot elements ever: using people as power sources. I could write an essay on how ludicrous that is.Finally — and here's the part where some people may disagree violently — the New Scientist staff named Primer the "most incomprehensible" science fiction movie.
"Well worth watching," said one of our editors, "though you might be excused for wondering if it makes any sense at all."You can vote for your own favorite books and movies, and give your reasons, at this link. Or you could just write a diatribe about why Primer really does make sense, if you watch it eight times. Shape-shifting robot image by Mondolithic Studios for New Scientist. [New Scientist]