The future world of ARQ is dominated by Torus, an omnipotent corporation that has plundered the world’s energy resources, and made food and water scarce and the air unbreathable for all but brief stretches of time.
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Groundhog day meets an apocalyptic future in this Netflix funded time loop movie with pretty dismal results. Any interest is pretty much lost by the third go around with an endgame one can see coming long before its eventuality.
[3,5]Time loop movies has been around for while, but this one with tiny innovations makes a whole lot of a difference. Following the Netflix philosophy of making great with limited resources, it increases the level of excitement at each loop. This excitement goes from supercool plot to the agony of consciously living in infinite circle.