Set in a dystopian future, a group of people work in a facility, essentially as slaves. They do have an incentive though - a regular lottery is held and one of them gets to leave the facility and its restrictions and move to The Island, a paradise. Lincoln Six Echo is one of the workers in the facility and he is infatuated with Jordan Two Delta. His life is fairly uneventful and mundane until Jordan Two Delta gets selected to go to The Island. Then Lincoln starts to discover the truth about the facility and The Island.Written by
Around 1 hour, 55 minutes (1:55), There is a long shot of Mr. Whitman walking down the hall to greet Lincoln Six Echo. About 20 feet before Whitman reaches Six Echo, you can clearly see someone dressed in a black suit walk out of a door completely into the hallway and into the shot. Whitman immediately motions to the man to go back into the room, out of the hallway (and the shot). The man complies and Whitman continues as if nothing had occurred. See more »
You're special. You have a very special purpose in life. You've been chosen. The Island awaits you.
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I thought "The Island" was fantastic and just was a movie worth watching. Ewan and Scarlett were just great together in this on the seat thriller, the story was just very exciting. Especially since cloning is such a huge debate right now, I know that it is going to get more intense in the future. That's the story's main plot, cloning and wither it's right or wrong of playing God.
The story itself just keeps you guessing and thinking with some very great effects. I would without a doubt recommend "The Island" for your viewing pleasure. It's a lot of fun, it's got excitement, romance, action, and a plot that actually worked coming from Michael Bay. :D My only complaint is the ending, which I choose not to give away, but it leaves some room for questioning. Other than that, enjoy!
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