Appleseed: Ex Machina is a 2007 anime movie produced by Jon Woo as the sequel to the movie Appleseed. Set in the year 2199, in the city of Olympus, terrorist attacks are threatening the idyllic way of life for the metropolis. Residents of Olympus include: cyborgs, humans and Bioroids, a group of engineered humans. The terrorists are trying to gain control of the citizens of Olympus. E.S.W.A.T., the government agency trying to restore peace, is depending on their female agent, Deunan Knute and her partner and lover, cyborg Briareos Hecatonchires to investigate. An evil Bioroid, Tereus was created from Briareos' DNA and eerily resembles Briareos physically. Suddenly, Tereus begins to show signs of having Briareos' personality when he is attracted to Deunan. The other evil force in the movie is Connexus, a company that makes personal holograph machines. Are these machines programmed to do more than advertised? Can E.S.W.A.T. save their relationship and life in Olympus?