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Thomas felt like she was using it as a “wedge issue” to obscure the fact that she simply wasn’t ready to live with someone, as if his “future unborn children had become a bargaining chip.” Eventually they broke up and Thomas moved out.Thomas now considers Pamela’s reluctance to have children to be a symptom of her immaturity and lack of self-awareness.The narrator then goes on to say, "But not before taking this photo of Earth from 3.7 billion miles away." While strictly speaking this is true, the "Pale Blue Dot" photograph was taken on February 14, 1990 - over 23 years before the narration implies that it was, and shortly after which the Voyager's cameras were permanently deactivated to conserve electrical power for the remaining scientific instruments on board. Every young couple in love, every mother and father, hopeful child, every saint and sinner in the history of our species lived there on the mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam.How frequent their misunderstandings, how fervent their hatreds. See more » Jason Reitman's Men, Women and Children takes aim at communication in the digital age, offering a sobering and uncomfortably accurate portrait of the way we connect - or rather, fail to connect - with each other when there's a wealth of technology at our fingertips.Read at your own risk.[This is this blog's most popular post.
Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges.The computer used in Jasper's hideout to show the video feeds of intruders breaking in, is an Apple Twentieth Anniversary Macintosh, released in 1997. See more » At the very end, one can read "Shantih, Shantih, Shantih" with children shouting and laughing on the soundtrack, which can be heard repeatedly throughout the end credits. See more » Eternity's Sunrise Music by John Tavener Recorded at Abbey Road Studios Soprano: Patricia Rozario Conducted by Paul Goodwin Orchestra: The Academy of Ancient Music Recorded by Nick Wollage Produced by Michael Price Assisted by Richard Lancaster and Mirek Stiles Additional editing by Sam Okell (as Sam Okel) Published by Chester Music Limited © COPYRIGHT 1997 See more » OK, I only got through the first 3 pages of comments but let me add my own. Just the way it should be, allowing us to focus on the story.4) Theo as the central character NEVER picks up a gun, despite them being all over the place and easily available.As a viewer you are almost willing him to do so, to manage some of his challenges - but very deliberately the character does not.5) I've read separately that yes this is a comment on current society.