'The Circle' Reflects Real Life Gone Wrong In Silicon Valley05:42
Download

Play
Tom Hanks, Emma Watson and Patton Oswalt in a scene from "The Circle." (Francois Duhamel/ STX Financing via AP)
Tom Hanks, Emma Watson and Patton Oswalt in a scene from "The Circle." (Francois Duhamel/ STX Financing via AP)
This article is more than 2 years old.

The film "The Circle," based on the 2013 novel by Dave Eggers, portrays a fictional Silicon Valley with realistic themes and foreboding conclusions.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Edmund Lee (@edmundlee) of Recode about how the film's dystopian themes are resonating in the real-life tech industry.

This segment aired on May 2, 2017.

Related:

Support the news

+Join the discussion
TwitterfacebookEmail

Support the news