A father has a recurring dream of losing his family. His nightmare turns into reality when the planet is invaded by a force bent on destruction. Fighting for their lives, he comes to realize an unknown strength to keep them safe from harm.
Based on the Carnegie Medal winning novel by Margeret Mahy. Sixteen year-old Laura Chant lives with her mother and four-year-old brother Jacko in a poor new suburb on the edge of a ... See full summary »
A dysfunctional family in a dystopian, no, appocalyptic, world between a Poisoned sea and a fence patrolled by 'riders' on horseback. A 'rider' with a history and a conscience. A woman with questions. What has happened to get here? To say much more is a travesty. If you want something different, this is it. To my wife, this my 2001 moment but instead of being pissed off, I am - Thrilled.