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Story of children of men

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Asked by preeti, 31 Mar '08 06:43 pm
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It is 2027. Britain has become a militarized police state. Responding to an overwhelming influx of refugees, the British army occupies the streets, forcefully detaining all 'illegal immigrants' and suspected sympathizers. Televised reports announce that the youngest person on the planet and the last human child to have been born has been murdered at the age of eighteen in Buenos Aires for refusing to sign an autograph. Theo Faron (Clive Owen), a former political activist turned bureaucrat, appears apathetic; the rest of London mourns.

As Theo leaves a caf on Fleet Street in central London, a bomb explodes. The government attributes the attack to the Fishes, an underground resistance advocating the rights of "every immigrant in Britain." Shaken, Theo visits his friend, Jasper Palmer (Michael Caine), a former editorial cartoonist living in the countryside, who spends his time growing cannabis and caring for his catatonic wife, a former photojournalist tortured by the government, all ...more
Answered by Richie, 31 Mar '08 06:50 pm

 
  
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This is a very good book and if u get a chance, read it. They are also making a film based on it which should release this year. The story is about a calamity that hits mankind and children stop being born. As the years pass, the world gets filled with old people and there is a sense of desperation that the human race will get extinct.
Answered by Zeus, 31 Mar '08 06:53 pm

 
  
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Do U think otherwise as far as children are concerned? They are to be from men only.
Answered by krishnaswamy thattai renganathaiyengar, 31 Mar '08 06:53 pm

 
  
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Don't ask this type silly questions
Answered by rajeev singh, 31 Mar '08 06:43 pm

 
  
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