• Sat. Mar 2nd, 2024
4
(1)

“Children of Men” is a dystopian science fiction film set in the year 2027. The world is in chaos after nearly 20 years of global infertility, and the human population is on the brink of collapse. The story follows Theo (), a disillusioned bureaucrat who is approached by his former lover, Julian (), to help transport a young woman named Kee (Clare-Hope Ashitey) to safety. The catch is that Kee is pregnant, and if her child is born, it will be the first in nearly two decades. Theo agrees to help, and the trio embarks on a dangerous journey through a world that has become increasingly violent and xenophobic.

Review:

“Children of Men” is a visually stunning and thought-provoking film that explores themes of hope, sacrifice, and humanity. The film's direction by is exceptional, and the cinematography is breathtaking, with long, uninterrupted shots that add to the film's sense of realism and urgency. The performances by the cast are also outstanding, with delivering a powerful and nuanced portrayal of Theo. The film's themes are universal, and the story is both gripping and emotionally resonant. Overall, “Children of Men” is a must-see movie that transcends its genre.

Awards:

“Children of Men” was highly praised by critics and won several awards, including the Academy Award for Best Cinematography (Emmanuel Lubezki) and the BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography. The movie was also nominated for three Academy Awards, including Best Adapted Screenplay.

Popularity:

“Children of Men” was a commercial success and has since become a cult classic. The movie has a 7.9/10 rating on IMDb and a 92% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The film's themes and messages have resonated with audiences and critics alike, and it continues to be celebrated as a masterpiece of science fiction cinema.


Directed by
Produced by Iain Smith Tony Smith Marc Abraham Eric Newman Thomas Bliss
Screenplay by Timothy J. Sexton David Arata Mark Fergus Hawk Ostby
Based on The Children of Men
by P. D. James
Starring , , , , ,
Music by John Tavener
Cinematography Emmanuel Lubezki
Edited by Alex Rodríguez
Production
companies
Strike Entertainment Hit and Run Productions
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date 3 September 2006 (Venice) 22 September 2006 (United Kingdom) 18 November 2006 (Japan) 25 December 2006 (United States)
Running time 109 minutes
Countries United Kingdom United States Japan
Languages English
German
Italian
Romanian
Spanish
Arabic
Georgian
Russian
Serbian
Budget $76 million
Box office $70 million

Please Rate this Movie!

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 4 / 5. Vote count: 1

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this movie.

Related posts

Have you seen the Movie? Add your ideas!