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Children of Men (2006)  link to Children of Men on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 278

poster Children of Men

IMDb Rating:
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7.9/10 (432475 votes)

Country: USA, 109 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Serbian, Arabic, Romanian, Georgian

Genre(s): Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Director(s): Alfonso Cuarón

Storyline:
London, 2027. In this dystopian world, humans have been incapable of reproducing for eighteen years for an unknown reason, meaning the imminent extinction of the species. Britain is the one remaining civilized society on the planet, which has resulted in people wanting to immigrate there. As such, it has become a police state in order to handle the immigrants, who are placed into refugee camps. Lowly government bureaucrat Theo Faron, once an activist, is approached by the Fishes, deemed a terrorist group, led by his ex-wife Julian Taylor, who he has not seen in close to twenty years, their marriage which disintegrated following the death of their infant son Dylan during the 2008 flu pandemic. Although the Fishes did use terrorist means in their on-going revolution against the state in the fight for immigrant rights, Julian vows that they now garner support solely by speaking to the people. What she wants is for Theo to use his connections to get transit papers for a young immigrant ...

Cast:

photo Clive Owen Clive Owen Theo Faron
photo Michael Caine Michael Caine Jasper
photo Chiwetel Ejiofor Chiwetel Ejiofor Luke
photo Julianne Moore Julianne Moore Julian
photo Rita Davies Rita Davies Café Customer

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\C\Children of Men (2006).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1