skip to content
Children of men Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Children of men

Author: Alfonso CuarónTimothy J SextonDavid ArataMark FergusHawk OstbyAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2007] ©2007
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen [edition]View all editions and formats
Summary:
Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo will acquiesce. Theo  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Science fiction films
Action and adventure films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Suspense films
DVD
Video
Drama
DVD-Video discs
Thriller
Science fiction
Adventure
Named Person: P D James; P D James
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alfonso Cuarón; Timothy J Sexton; David Arata; Mark Fergus; Hawk Ostby; Hilary Shor; Iain Smith; Tony Smith, (Film producer); Marc Abraham; Eric Newman; Clive Owen; Julianne Moore; Chiwetel Ejiofor; Charlie Hunnam; Clare-Hope Ashitey; Pam Ferris; Danny Huston; Peter Mullan; Michael Caine; Oana Pellea; Phaldut Sharma; Jacek Koman; Emmanuel Lubezki; John Tavener; P D James; Universal Pictures (Firm),; Strike Entertainment (Firm),; Hit and Run Productions,; Ingenious Film Partners (Firm),; Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 9786310970271 6310970275
OCLC Number: 81305113
Language Note: In English, dubbed French or Spanish, with optional subtitles in English SDH, French, or Spanish.
Notes: Anamorphic widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1.
Based on the book by P.D. James, originally published in 1992.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Deleted scenes (3 min.); The possibility of hope [featurette] (28 min.); "Children of Men" comments by Slavoj Žižek [featurette] (6 min.); Under attack [featurette] (8 min.); Theo & Julian [featurette] (5 min.); Futuristic design [featurette] (9 min.); Visual effects: Creating the baby [featurette] (3 min.).
Credits: Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; editors, Alex Rodríguez, Alfonso Cuarón ; original music "Fragments of a Prayer" by John Tavener ; production designers, Jim Clay, Geoffrey Kirkland ; costume designer, Jany Temime ; special effects supervisor, Paul Corbould ; visual effects supervisors, Frazer Churchill, Timothy Webber.
Cast: Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Charlie Hunnam, Claire-Hope Ashitey, Pam Ferris, Danny Huston, Peter Mullan, Michael Caine, Oana Pellea, Paul Sharma, Jacek Koman.
Awards: Venice Film Festival, 2006: Golden Osella - Outstanding Technical Contribution (Emmanuel Lubezki) ; Laterna Magica Prize (Alfonso Cuarón)
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Rated R for strong violence, language, some drug use and brief nudity; Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Contents: Baby Diego --
Strawberry cough --
Kidnapped --
"In the Court of the Crimson King" --
Transit papers --
Old tricks --
Only trust you --
Safe house --
Making an exit --
Faith and chance --
Breaking in --
Waiting for Syd --
Prison --
Miraculous birth --
Escape route --
Reasonable accommodations --
The uprising --
Cease-fire --
Tomorrow.
Other Titles: Children of men (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Universal Pictures presents ; a Strike Entertainment production ; in association with Hit and Run Productions ; produced in association with Ingenious Film Partners 2 LLP ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón & Timothy J. Sexton and David Arata and Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby ; produced by Hilary Shor, Iain Smith, Tony Smith, Marc Abraham, Eric Newman ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón.
More information:

Abstract:

Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo will acquiesce. Theo is about to be tossed into a web of intrigue involving the very fate of humanity.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/81305113> # Children of men
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie, bgn:DVD ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/81305113#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "81305113" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#CreativeWork/children_of_men> ; # Children of men.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/human_fertility> ; # Human fertility
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/birth_control> ; # Birth control
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/pregnancy_london_england> ; # Pregnancy--London (England)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Place/london_eng> ; # London (Eng.)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047898> ; # Fertility, Human
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/population> ; # Population
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85112300> ; # Refugees--Government policy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075191> ; # Pregnant women
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/918969> ; # Extinction (Biology)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/pregnant_women_england_london> ; # Pregnant women--England--London
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/923157> ; # Fertility, Human
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Person/james_p_d> ; # P. D. James
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963353> ; # Human rights workers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/human_rights_london_england> ; # Human rights--London (England)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh92006466> ; # Environmental degradation
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204271> ; # England--London.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092811> ; # Refugees--Government policy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/spanish_language_materials> ; # Spanish language materials
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/912877> ; # Environmental degradation
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/french_language_materials> ; # French language materials
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/birth_intervals> ; # Birth intervals
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Place/london_england> ; # London (England)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/human_rights_workers_england_london> ; # Human rights workers--England--London
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/101752435> ; # P. D. James
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4372/e22/> ;
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/229700450> ; # Oana Pellea
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/81462506> ; # Peter Mullan
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/56388617> ; # Clare-Hope Ashitey
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/165526611> ; # Chiwetel Ejiofor
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/19368443> ; # Charlie Hunnam
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/66672511> ; # Danny Huston
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/117361625> ; # Julianne Moore
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/54331998> ; # Michael Caine
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7599394> ; # Clive Owen
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/225070774> ; # Jacek Koman
    schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/37121868> ; # Pam Ferris
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/262132494> ; # Timothy J. Sexton
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/19993567> ; # Mark Fergus
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/61319765> ; # Hawk Ostby
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/37122133> ; # David Arata
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/39578900> ; # Alfonso Cuarón
    schema:awards "Venice Film Festival, 2006: Golden Osella - Outstanding Technical Contribution (Emmanuel Lubezki) ; Laterna Magica Prize (Alfonso Cuarón)" ;
    schema:bookEdition "Widescreen [edition]." ;
    schema:contentRating "MPAA rating: Rated R for strong violence, language, some drug use and brief nudity; Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A." ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/313494882> ; # Phaldut Sharma
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/132283877> ; # Universal Pictures (Firm),
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/86499152> ; # John Tavener
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/36691921> ; # Iain Smith
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/169933235> ; # Hilary Shor
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/78848051> ; # Marc Abraham
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/149305048> ; # Ingenious Film Partners (Firm),
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/86452135> ; # Emmanuel Lubezki
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Person/smith_tony_film_producer> ; # (Film producer) Tony Smith
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/58855480> ; # Eric Newman
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/101752435> ; # P. D. James
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/39578900> ; # Alfonso Cuarón
    schema:description "Theo Faron is a bureaucrat in a Britain gone despotic. It is 2027 and the entire planet has gone infertile. Women no longer have babies, and chaos has erupted: war, rebellion, mass destruction, and a huge refugee problem, with the imposition of martial law. One day, Theo is kidnapped. His ex-wife Julian has a proposition for her former spouse, and because of their relationship, she thinks Theo will acquiesce. Theo is about to be tossed into a web of intrigue involving the very fate of humanity."@en ;
    schema:description "Baby Diego -- Strawberry cough -- Kidnapped -- "In the Court of the Crimson King" -- Transit papers -- Old tricks -- Only trust you -- Safe house -- Making an exit -- Faith and chance -- Breaking in -- Waiting for Syd -- Prison -- Miraculous birth -- Escape route -- Reasonable accommodations -- The uprising -- Cease-fire -- Tomorrow."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/762884831> ; # Children of men (Motion picture)
    schema:genre "Science fiction films"@en ;
    schema:genre "DVD-Video discs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Science fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    schema:genre "Thrillers (Motion pictures)"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Video"@en ;
    schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
    schema:genre "Adventure"@en ;
    schema:genre "DVD"@en ;
    schema:genre "Thriller"@en ;
    schema:genre "Film adaptations"@en ;
    schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Suspense films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Action and adventure films"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Children of men"@en ;
    schema:productID "81305113" ;
    schema:productionCompany <http://viaf.org/viaf/146955579> ; # Strike Entertainment (Firm),
    schema:productionCompany <http://viaf.org/viaf/151643963> ; # Hit and Run Productions,
    schema:publisher <http://viaf.org/viaf/141083992> ; # Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9786310970271> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/81305113> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Person/james_p_d> # P. D. James
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "James" ;
    schema:givenName "P. D." ;
    schema:name "P. D. James" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Person/smith_tony_film_producer> # (Film producer) Tony Smith
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Smith" ;
    schema:givenName "Tony" ;
    schema:name "(Film producer) Tony Smith" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Place/london_eng> # London (Eng.)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London (Eng.)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Place/london_england> # London (England)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London (England)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/french_language_materials> # French language materials
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "French language materials"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/human_rights_london_england> # Human rights--London (England)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human rights--London (England)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/pregnancy_london_england> # Pregnancy--London (England)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pregnancy--London (England)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/762884831#Topic/spanish_language_materials> # Spanish language materials
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Spanish language materials"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047898> # Fertility, Human
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fertility, Human"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85112300> # Refugees--Government policy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees--Government policy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh92006466> # Environmental degradation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Environmental degradation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075191> # Pregnant women
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pregnant women"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092811> # Refugees--Government policy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees--Government policy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204271> # England--London.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "England--London." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/912877> # Environmental degradation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Environmental degradation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/918969> # Extinction (Biology)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Extinction (Biology)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/923157> # Fertility, Human
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fertility, Human"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963353> # Human rights workers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human rights workers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/101752435> # P. D. James
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "James" ;
    schema:givenName "P. D." ;
    schema:name "P. D. James" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/117361625> # Julianne Moore
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Moore" ;
    schema:givenName "Julianne" ;
    schema:name "Julianne Moore" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/132283877> # Universal Pictures (Firm),
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Universal Pictures (Firm)," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/141083992> # Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm),
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/146955579> # Strike Entertainment (Firm),
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Strike Entertainment (Firm)," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/149305048> # Ingenious Film Partners (Firm),
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Ingenious Film Partners (Firm)," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/151643963> # Hit and Run Productions,
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Hit and Run Productions," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/165526611> # Chiwetel Ejiofor
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1977" ;
    schema:familyName "Ejiofor" ;
    schema:givenName "Chiwetel" ;
    schema:name "Chiwetel Ejiofor" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/169933235> # Hilary Shor
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Shor" ;
    schema:givenName "Hilary" ;
    schema:name "Hilary Shor" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19368443> # Charlie Hunnam
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1980" ;
    schema:familyName "Hunnam" ;
    schema:givenName "Charlie" ;
    schema:name "Charlie Hunnam" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19993567> # Mark Fergus
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fergus" ;
    schema:givenName "Mark" ;
    schema:name "Mark Fergus" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/225070774> # Jacek Koman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1956" ;
    schema:familyName "Koman" ;
    schema:givenName "Jacek" ;
    schema:name "Jacek Koman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/229700450> # Oana Pellea
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Pellea" ;
    schema:givenName "Oana" ;
    schema:name "Oana Pellea" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/262132494> # Timothy J. Sexton
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1959" ;
    schema:familyName "Sexton" ;
    schema:givenName "Timothy J." ;
    schema:name "Timothy J. Sexton" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/313494882> # Phaldut Sharma
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Sharma" ;
    schema:givenName "Phaldut" ;
    schema:name "Phaldut Sharma" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36691921> # Iain Smith
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1949" ;
    schema:familyName "Smith" ;
    schema:givenName "Iain" ;
    schema:name "Iain Smith" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37121868> # Pam Ferris
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ferris" ;
    schema:givenName "Pam" ;
    schema:name "Pam Ferris" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37122133> # David Arata
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Arata" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Arata" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39578900> # Alfonso Cuarón
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Cuarón" ;
    schema:givenName "Alfonso" ;
    schema:name "Alfonso Cuarón" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54331998> # Michael Caine
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Caine" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Caine" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56388617> # Clare-Hope Ashitey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1987" ;
    schema:familyName "Ashitey" ;
    schema:givenName "Clare-Hope" ;
    schema:name "Clare-Hope Ashitey" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/58855480> # Eric Newman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Newman" ;
    schema:givenName "Eric" ;
    schema:name "Eric Newman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/61319765> # Hawk Ostby
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ostby" ;
    schema:givenName "Hawk" ;
    schema:name "Hawk Ostby" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66672511> # Danny Huston
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1962" ;
    schema:familyName "Huston" ;
    schema:givenName "Danny" ;
    schema:name "Danny Huston" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7599394> # Clive Owen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Owen" ;
    schema:givenName "Clive" ;
    schema:name "Clive Owen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/78848051> # Marc Abraham
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1949 May 28" ;
    schema:familyName "Abraham" ;
    schema:givenName "Marc" ;
    schema:name "Marc Abraham" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/81462506> # Peter Mullan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Mullan" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Mullan" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/86452135> # Emmanuel Lubezki
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lubezki" ;
    schema:givenName "Emmanuel" ;
    schema:name "Emmanuel Lubezki" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/86499152> # John Tavener
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tavener" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Tavener" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/762884831> # Children of men (Motion picture)
    schema:name "Children of men (Motion picture)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9786310970271>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "6310970275" ;
    schema:isbn "9786310970271" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.