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Mad World (2018)

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It is the year 2037. Our world is dying, slowly, from a virus that has rendered mankind infertile. Not a single child has been born in 25 years. Governments are now powerless puppets for ... See full summary »

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Paul Robert Lingas (screenplay), Simon Phillips (creator) | 2 more credits »
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It is the year 2037. Our world is dying, slowly, from a virus that has rendered mankind infertile. Not a single child has been born in 25 years. Governments are now powerless puppets for ... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Copon, Simon Phillips, Sheena Colette
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Credited cast:
Michael Copon ... Nicholai
Simon Phillips ... Thomas
Sheena Colette ... Jenny
Eve Mauro ... Lauren
Leo Goodman ... David
Rich Paul ... Doctor Mangan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chalet Lizette Brannan ... Elsie
Dave Hobbs Dave Hobbs ... Commander Dane
Sheri Lahris ... Nurse Jen
Robert Shepherd ... Senator Williams
Peter Woodward ... Philip Edier
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It is the year 2037. Our world is dying, slowly, from a virus that has rendered mankind infertile. Not a single child has been born in 25 years. Governments are now powerless puppets for the biggest corporations and Biocorp, the world's biggest, keeps promising a cure that never comes

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R

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 January 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Dystopia See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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$7,000,000 (estimated)
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Runaway Features See more »
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Madness never comes
2 July 2018 | by TheLittleSongbirdSee all my reviews

'Mad World' drew me into seeing it, with a cool poster/cover, an intriguing if not particularly original premise and as someone with a general appreciation for the genre. That it was low-budget, which from frequent personal experience is rarely a good sign due to that there are so many poor ones out there, made me though apprehensive as well as the low rating and poor reviews.

It is sadly however yet another film seen recently, hence some reiteration because the exact same strengths and flaws those films have are present here, that to me was incredibly disappointing considering its potential which it doesn't do anywhere near enough with. 'Mad World' is yet another terrible film, with a plethora of problems (huge ones too). There is nothing to recommend here, no redeeming qualities at all.

The acting all round is pretty diabolical, exceptions are none, with a bad mix of hamminess and phoning in.

Visually, 'Mad World' looks drab and far from slick, with a cheap, limited set that completely fails to show any sense of claustrophobia or tension, drab photography and not always cohesive editing. The dialogue is from the very start to the silly and anti-climactic finish has no natural flow and makes one cringe. The ending doesn't feel like one at all, it feels unresolved, abrupt and incomplete.

Characters have minimal at best development and are either bland, ridiculously annoying or both with some illogical decision making. The story is dull, never coming to life, dreary in atmosphere with no tension or suspense at all and fails to make sense too often. The direction is as flat as a pancake and what should have been intriguing was instead ridiculous and barely plausible.

Overall, terrible. 1/10 Bethany Cox


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