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Your parallel is slightly off. It's not Biko that Wikus is related to but Biko's friend, Donald Woods from "Cry Freedom". Both Wikus and Woods were initially of the governing race, and both started with adversarial relationship to Biko/alien known as Christopher Johnson, only later to turn into friends.


Both the fluids are same, as it is revealed in the plot lines of Wikepedia Christopher discloses that the fluid in the canister is fuel which would allow him to reactivate the dormant mothership and reverse Wikus' mutation. As we saw in the movie only Wikus transforms into an alien. That means only direct contact with fuel triggers the ...


Director Neil Blomkamp has revealed that the "prawns" are a hive-like species, much like bees, who have somehow lost their queen. All of the prawns we see are "drones" who can barely think for themselves, and they definitely can't organize themselves towards a common goal. Since they were never given an order to fight back, they were contented with living in ...


Yes you missed the scene where Christopher's son activated the killer robot which is actualy a battle suit. As it is clear from the following wiki plot lines Christopher's son activates the mothership and an alien mechanized battle suit which saves Wikus by killing Obesandjo and his men. Wikus takes control of the battle suit and rescues ...

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