A futuristic society faces extinction when the human race loses the ability to reproduce. England ha... read mores descended into chaos, until an iron-handed warden is brought in to institute martial law. The warden's ability to keep order is threatened when a woman finds that she is pregnant with what would be the first child born in 27 years.
. Hot actors, unoriginality, and no story are not enough.). Adapted from P. D. James' dystopian novel The Children of Men, the film is set in 2027 in a dystopian future where human infer
Reviewed 2 months days ago
n supremely directs the camera fluidly to give the audience a full involvement in Children of Men's dystopian narrative. Clive Owen's performance as the reluctant hero Theo is both simple and likeable
Reviewed 6 months days ago
les, amazing performance by Clive Owen, and a captivating story line adds up to one of the greatest dystopian movies of all time.
In the nation of Libria, there is always peace among men. The rules of the Librian system are simple... read more. If you are happy, you will be arrested. If you cry, the law will hunt you down. If you read a contraband book or so much as look at a smuggled painting, you've committed a crime. To keep the peace, citizens must take their daily doses Prozium, a powerful designer drug that stops feelings dead and keeps everyone on an even keel. Refuse to take the drug and special police will find you. Up until now, top-ranking government official John Preston has believed in this system, has upheld the system as a highly-trained "Cleric" who seeks out and destroys those who don't take their pills. But then he skips his own dose of Prozium--and discovers an incredible new world of sensation that gives him the passion to fight for freedom.
. Some may say it takes too much from other dystopian dramas, but the atmosphere and stellar performances, as well as gripping cinematography ma
Reviewed 5 months days ago
. Here he shines in a great dystopian film.
Reviewed 21 months days ago
A phenomenal science fiction masterpiece. Dystopian elements woven into a well-crafted thriller.