Most Popular "Population Explosion" Titles
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1. Fortress (1992)
R | 95 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
A futuristic prison movie. Protagonist and wife are nabbed at a future US emigration point with an illegal baby during population control. The resulting prison experience is the subject of ... See full summary »
Votes: 23,436 | Gross: $6.74M
2. Surviving Progress (2011)
Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary
Humanity's ascent is often measured by the speed of progress. But what if progress is actually spiraling us downwards, towards collapse? Ronald Wright, whose best-seller, A Short History Of... See full summary »
Votes: 1,529 | Gross: $0.05M
3. Z.P.G. (1972)
PG | 97 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller
In the not too distant future, a very smoggy and overpopulated Earth government makes it illegal to have children for a generation. One couple, unsatisfied with their substitute robot baby,... See full summary »
4. Earth 2100 (2009 TV Movie)
Follows the account of Lucy, who is born into a society where people are desperate for natural resources, while the global temperature and population are highly increasing.
5. Earth Days (2009)
90 min | Documentary
The story of our growing awareness and understanding of the environmental crisis and emergence, during the 1960's and '70's, of popular movement to confront it.
Votes: 149 | Gross: $0.03M
7. The Possibility of Hope (2007 Video)
27 min | Documentary, Short
A look at different matters of the world such as immigration, global warming and capitalism through the eyes of scientists and philosophers.
8. By Day and by Night (2010)
Dystopian sci-fi about an over-populated world in which the solution has been to program people to operate solely in either day or night, meaning that the population are only conscious half the day and can never interact with each other.
9. Pigs Is Pigs (1954)
Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
Flannery is a station master who does everything by the book. One day, a package of guinea pigs arrives at his station. Flannery assumes by their name that they are pigs but one customer, ... See full summary »
11. Mother: Caring for 7 Billion (2011)
60 min | Documentary, News
Mother, the film, breaks a 40-year taboo by bringing to light an issue that silently fuels our largest environmental, humanitarian and social crises - population growth. Since the 1960s the... See full summary »
13. Here to Stay (2009)
87 min | Documentary
Urban sprawl, extinct species, depletion of natural resources and global warming are all causes of deep anxiety. Here to stay takes an uncompromising look at Planet Earth today, in all its ... See full summary »
14. GrowthBusters (2011)
90 min | Documentary
This film asks the most critical question of our time: How do we become a sustainable civilization? It takes a unique approach among modern environmental documentaries: Rather than ... See full summary »
15. Call of Life (2010)
60 min | Documentary
The first feature-length documentary film to fully investigate the growing threat to Earth's life-support systems from the loss of biodiversity. If current trends continue, scientists warn ... See full summary »
16. Survival of Spaceship Earth (1972)
60 min | Documentary
Earth's environmental crisis--brought about by uncontrolled technological progress--is endangering life on a global scale. At the core of the threats to the planet - wars, overpopulation, ... See full summary »
17. Nancy Drew: The Creature of Kapu Cave (2006 Video Game)
E | Adventure, Mystery
Teen detective Nancy Drew teams up with the Hardy Boys to investigate a legendary creature that may be causing the strange things happening in the Hawaiian rain forest.
18. 2050 (2006)
A 2004 Pentagon report warns the US President that an abrupt climate change will take the planet earth on the brink of anarchy and nuclear war for access to basic resources like food and ... See full summary »
19. How to Boil a Frog (2009)
88 min | Documentary, Comedy
How to Boil a Frog is an eco-comedy that gives an overview of the Big Mess We're In - environment, energy, economic - and lays out a set of personal solutions that will make your life ... See full summary »
20. Le travail du furet (1994 TV Movie)
95 min | Drama, Sci-Fi
In a distant future, science is able to cure any former lethal diseases. Population is therefore growing at a tremendous rate. In order to avoid overpopulation, the ministry of population ... See full summary »
23. Dick Smith's Population Puzzle (2010)
67 min | Documentary
The film follows Dick Smith's public campaign against rapid population growth. It tests the propositions put forward in favour of a Big Australia. Can this popular entrepreneur persuade the nation to change its mind?
25. Energy Crossroads: A Burning Need to Change Course (2007 Video)
55 min | Documentary
Most experts agree that global peak oil production, when demand exceeds supply, will occur within the next 15 years and will drastically change the very fabric of our industrialized world. ... See full summary »
27. Birth Control (2004)
30 min | Action, Short
In the future, a ban on unapproved births due to overpopulation is enforced by a group of Birth Control agents. When the wife of one of these agents becomes pregnant, the couple go on the run to save their unborn child.
Planet Earth (2006– )
From Pole to Pole
TV-G | 49 min | Documentary
"Planet Earth" travels around the Earth, finding where the sun always shines and where it's rarely seen. Next, they find where water is abundant and where it's scarce.
NET Playhouse (1964–1972)
Biography, Drama, History
"Home" is playwright Megan Terry's tale of overpopulation. Set in an Orwellian-type future, the play focuses on nine people forced to live together in an elevator-size room.