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Russ McNeil
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Carol McNeil
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George Borden
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Edna Borden
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Baby Shop Salesman
Bent Christensen ...
Baby Shop Salesman
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Daughter
Birgitte Federspiel ...
Psychiatrist
Birgitte Frigast ...
Nurse
Anne-Lise Gabold ...
Mother in Baby Shop
Michel Hildesheim ...
Thief
Peter Hohnen ...
Edict Boy
Torben Hundal ...
President's Aide
Theis Ib Husfeldt ...
Jessie
Wladirmir Kandel ...
Edict Examiner
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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, breaks the rules and gets in a lot of trouble. (Z.P.G. stands for Zero Population Growth.) Written by Matt Carlin <ghola@umich.edu>

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The Time Is Tomorrow And There's No Time Left. See more »

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February 1973 (Japan)  »

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Final feature film of Bill Nagy. See more »

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For He's a Jolly Good Fellow
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One of the best movies made in 70's.
14 March 2003 | by (Helsinki, Finland) – See all my reviews

When I bought this film from a secondhand videoshop I was amazed by the quality of this movie. The use of cameras, music and plot were wery artistic. Twisted utopia genre is allways interesting (like Zardoz), and this movie is no exeption. This movie is a must see 70's scifi gem.


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