Losing Your Surrogate
A clip from movie â€œSurrogates" which titled is â€œLosing Your Surrogate". Featurette for Surrogates, which takes a look at the idea of losing ones surrogate, and the implications of going out in the real world. In the future, widespread use of remotely controlled androids called "surrogates" allows everyone to live in idealized forms from the safety of their homes. Compared to their surrogates, the human operators are depicted as slovenly and homebound. Protected from harm, a surrogate's operator feels no pain when the surrogate is damaged. In Boston, FBI agent Tom Greer (Bruce Willis) has been estranged from his wife Maggie (Rosamund Pike), since their son's death several years before. He never sees her outside of her surrogate and she criticizes his desire to interact via their real bodies.