No matter how poorly the effects or the acting, or how graphic and extravagant the visuals were all these films serve one purpose. To educate us on the value we have as creatures that not only have control over our individual destinies but the destiny of our world and the lesser species. To show us what the cost would be, no matter how graphic and obscene. The Day After, Threads, Testament, The War Game, Failsafe, Wargames, and all the other media programming that has shown us the horror of nuclear war. Each has its strengths and flaws, its highs and lows, but the message inherrently remains the same.
Great adaptiation of a graphic novel with technology, ancient evil and apocalyptic future! A dedicated IT-guy must stop a computer virus from spreading, unaware about the cosmic horrors he is about to release. It has a very interesting plot idea that summoning Cthulu would be buried in software. The storyline and 'internal dialogue' of the main character help build the tension with excellent visua [...]
In the post-nuclear wastes of Earth two civilizations fight for survival. The Tyrogs, in the City of Doom, and the Drones, who live underground, free from radiation. The nuclear war is over but the fight for survival has just begun. In the post-nuclear wastes of Earth two civilizations fight for survival. The Tyrogs, who dwell in the City of Doom, and the Drones, who live underground, free from t [...]
Any fans of exploitation films will love this film! To me the best part of this film is the story: bounty killers hunting the white collars bastards that (still as we speak) ruled this world. It is such a liberation of the mind to see evil people getting eliminated by the dozens, too bad there was not enough of them to my taste but still it was bliss! Awesome movie. B-Rated Cult movie in it's fine [...]
Phoenix 9 (2014) - Post Nuclear War Survival Drama2039 A.D. - After a global, thermo-nuclear war has wiped out most of humanity, a tight-knit group of survivors discovers a secret that changes everything they thought about their world, and tempts them to turn against each other.Phoenix 9 marks the debut for the German team of Amir Reichart (director & editor) and Peer Gopfrich (writer & producer). [...]
Plot:This is Not a Test tells the story of a rural road in the western US where the policeman sets up a roadblock and stops all traffic. When several cars and a big truck have stopped, he tells everyone why: a nuclear attack on the US appears to be underway, and since they have the truck there, their best chance at survival is to use it as a bomb shelter. Time is short and tensions in the small gr [...]
Planet of the (piano) apesTwo monkeys wish to break out of formality and play their piano freely. Their teacher insists on classical music, however, one monkey chooses to live a free life. In a world where the monkeys are music-lovers, two young chimpanzees are separated by a musical dispute. This amazing 3D animated movie is made by students from the ESMA school at Montpellier in France.ESMA is a [...]