Children of Men
- 1h 54min
- Directed by: Alfonso Cuarón
- Cast: Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Michael Caine, Claire-Hope Ashitey, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Pam Ferris, Danny Huston
- Website: www.childrenofmen.net
It's 2027, and no children have been born worldwide for nearly two decades in this rare example of big budget sci-fi with intelligence and heart. Director Cuarón has played down the PD James' novel's religious allegory in favour of hard-hitting political immediacy, in the spirit of forerunners 'The Omega Man' and 'Soylent Green'.
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Children of Men18 Sep 2006
It’s 2027, and various crises relating to immigration, terrorism and biological insecurities are just the minor symptoms of a larger problem facing mankind; no children have been born worldwide for nearly two decades. When society’s youngest person…
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