Future Imperfect

A Clockwork Orange - Depicts a harrowing journey through a near-future world of decaying cities, murderous adolescents and nightmarish technologies of punishment and crime. (DVD 18600)

Time of the Wolf - An extremely timely and prescient piece of social commentary, this film follows a family's difficult journey immediately after an unknown apocalyptic event. The viewer is plunged directly into the terrifying aftermath, with all of its confusion, uncertainty, and danger. Directed by Michael Haneke. (DVD 6759)

Final Combat - In a war-devastated world, one man escapes his Captain's power and in Paris joins forces with the Doctor to defend one of the last women on earth from the Brute. (DVD 1082)

Brazil - In this surrealistic nightmare vision of a "perfect" future where technology reigns supreme, a daydreaming bureaucrat who is involved with an underground superhero and a beautiful mysterious woman becomes the tragic victim of his own romantic illusions. (DVD 7785)

Repo! The Genetic Opera - In the not-so-distant future, a worldwide epidemic of organ failures devastates the planet. Out of the tragedy, a savior emerges called GENECO, a biotech company that offer organ transplants, but at a steep price. Those who miss their payments are scheduled for repossession and are hunted by the Repo Man. (DVD 15619)

The Handmaid's Tale - Set in the near future, the handmaids of the title are women who can still bear children after the ravages of war caused wide-spread sterility. One of the handmaids, Kate, is caught trying to escape the Republic of Gilead and sent to the prison-like training center. She is sent from there to the home of the commander to bear his child, but revolutionary forces have other plans for her! (DVD 4627)

Seconds - Desperate to escape his dreary, dead-end life, an aging banker succumbs to a mysterious organization's offer of a new identity and a fresh start. Surgically transformed into a handsome, young man, he begins a jet-set existence among a shadowy community of similar "reborns." But his heady exhilaration spirals into a heart-stopping terror as he discovers that his newly purchased life carries a terrifying price. (DVD 833)

12 Monkeys - An inmate from a futuristic prison is sent to the past to gather information about the virus that sent the human race to live underground. (DVD 4544)

The Sacrifice - A dark and complex drama about redemption and the nuclear holocaust. When a middle aged intellectual in retirement on an island in the Baltic Seas witnesses signs of what he believes to be a nuclear holocaust, he offers to make the ultimate sacrifice in return for the salvation of mankind. (DVD 818)

Children of Men - London, 2027. Humanity has become infertile and no child has been born for 18 years. Science is at loss to explain the reason. Immigration is a crime and regugees are caged like animals. African and East European societies have collapsed and their dwindling populations are migrating toward England and other wealthy nations. (DVD 7834)

Life After People - What will the world be like when mankind is extinct? Cities will disappear. Our greatest masterpieces will fade and crumble. Journey to locations around the globe already going through the processes of a lack of human intervention. How long would it take before the last remnants of mankind completely disappeared? (DVD 12482)

Sleeper - Miles Monroe (Woody Allen) enters the hospital in 1973 for a minor ulcer operation only to wake up 200 years later after being defrosted. As Miles tries to adjust to his new environment, he is re-programmed, de-programmed, chased by Big Brother-like police. (DVD 1288)

Threads - Depicts the experiences of two English families during a global nuclear war, realistically portraying the breakdown of the support threads of a technologically advanced society. (DVD 12737)

The End of August at the Hotel Ozone - Director Jan Schmidt paints a chilling, bleak picture of the future. Nuclear war has destroyed almost all civilization. A group of women has gone to primal barbarity to survive. They go in search for men to help them have children. (DVD 6255)

On the Beach - Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere, with the exception of Australia. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise. (DVD 2529)