Virtuosity

Synopsis: The Law Enforcement Technology Advancement Centre (LETAC) has developed SID version 6.7: a Sadistic, Intelligent, and Dangerous virtual reality entity which is synthesized from the personalities of more than 150 serial killers. LETAC would like to train police officers by putting them in VR with SID, but they must prove the concept by using prisoners as test subjects. One such prisoner is ex-cop Parker Barnes. When SID manages to inject his personality into a nano-machine android, it appears that Barnes might be the only one who can stop him.
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Director(s): Brett Leonard
Production: Paramount Home Video
  1 nomination.
 
IMDB:
5.6
Metacritic:
39
Rotten Tomatoes:
33%
R
Year:
1995
106 min
1 View

Oh, man. I can't get over|how different we look.

Maybe it's the uniforms?

I'm sorry.

Excuse me.

Excuse me.

of the crime scene,

would commit such crimes?

best describe this killer are...

...sadistic, intelligent and dangerous.

Excuse me.

Do you have any idea|where you're going?

Good afternoon. May I help you?

Good afternoon. May I help you?

- What do we look for?|- His eyes.

- What do they look like?|- Like mine.

I'm just gonna do a little performance|piece with your partner.

I'll be back to do my solo with you.

One... Two.|One, two, three, four.

I could've killed you just now,|but what the hell... I love to play!

- Where's Donovan?|- Don't worry about your friend.

He's chilling out.

Come on!

Come on, copper. Pig. Flatfoot.

- What are you gonna do?|- Game over.

Here's a new composition.

This one's called,|"First suffer, then die".

- You cheated.|- You're absolutely right.

I hadn't actually finished.

recommended neural information.

Neural sensor escalating.

Get them out of those|goddamn rigs right now!

- Get them down!|- Call the paramedics.

- Come on!|- We have this under control.

- Hold him! One, two...|- Just get him out!

He's going into shock.

What's wrong with that man?

The sensitivity calibrations|must've slipped just a tad.

- All clear!|- Go.

- We're losing him.|- Go ahead. Clear!

- Anything?|- We lost him.

Time is 15:
27.

This is not supposed to happen.

I don't understand how|this could've happened.

- What about the fail-safes?|- They were supposed to be on-line.

They were on-line.|Of course they were.

I think somebody's been|tampering with my software.

Virtual Reality was meant to be safe|to train my law enforcement people.

That's why we're using convicts|to ferret out any glitches in the system.

I want it shut down immediately!

I don't understand.|They said this could never happen.

- You trust too much, Billy.|- Yeah.

Good to see you back in uniform,|even if it was only VR.

He cheated.

- Who?|- Sid 6.7.

Electrocution wasn't a part|of his weapons menu.

- What are you talking about?|- Methods of killing.

Automatic rifle, shotgun, handgun,|his hands, feet, teeth.

- Electrocution wasn't available.|- How do you know?

I checked the database while|everybody waited for Queen Deane.

I'll show you.

What are you doing?|Get away from that!

Hold it right there! Hey!

- I'm pressing charges.|- Easy!

Shut up!

Calm your VR ass down.

I'm trying to get you out of the hole|and you keep digging yourself back in.

- Did you bring my stuff?|- You're a damn ingrate.

I get you nine months off,|and all you can talk about is chalk.

Nine months off won't do me|any good for another 1 7 years.

- Chalk I can use right now.|- Yeah, but you shot the sushi chef.

You shot him eight times.|You mind telling me why?

- He wasn't real, Billy.|- You're supposed to pretend he was.

And pretend to die like Donovan?

You got a point there.

I'll give them what they want.|I'll be their guinea pig.

You take my advice as a friend.

Pull it together|or you'll pull yourself down.

- You're my only link to the outside.|- You can count on me.

- I know it.|- I'll be there on Tuesday.

Yeah. Me, too.

Step through.

Metallic limb detected.

Clear.

Step through.

- It's the wrong door.|- Welcome back...cop.

Wait till I get you, Barnes!

Hey, killer!

You ain't no cop no more!

Motherf*cker! You took Donovan|on that f*cking joyride!

What? You got nothing to say?

Who wants dark meat?!

Come on!

Pick it up! Come on, pick it up!

You all see him? Huh?

I want everybody to take a good look!

I ain't going nowhere! I'm right here!

Rate this script:(0.00 / 0 votes)

Eric Bernt

Eric Bernt has built most of his career as a writer for Hollywood box office films. He made his directorial debut in 2005 with the movie Vegas Baby. He has given lectures at universities on the topic of screenwriting. more…

All Eric Bernt scripts | Eric Bernt Scripts

FAVORITE (0 fans)

Submitted on August 05, 2018

Translation

Translate and read this script in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss this Virtuosity script with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this screenplay to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Virtuosity" Scripts.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 22 Aug. 2019. <https://www.scripts.com/script/virtuosity_22891>.

We need you!

Help us build the largest writers community and scripts collection on the web!

The Marketplace:

Sell your Script !

Get listed in the most prominent screenplays collection on the web!


The Studio:

ScreenWriting Tool

Write your screenplay and focus on the story with many helpful features.


Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.