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The Philosophers

R| 1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary
A philosophy teacher (James D'Arcy) tells his students that they must choose 10 people from among their group to take shelter during a nuclear holocaust and reboot the human race.

Cast: James D'Arcy , Bonnie Wright , Daryl Sabara , Sophie Lowe , Rhys Wakefield , Freddie Stroma , Maia Mitchell , Katie Findlay

Director: John Huddles

Genres: Thriller, Fantasy, Action

Distributor: Phase 4 Films

The Philosophers (2013)

Release Date: February 7th, 2014|1 hr. 47 min.

critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( )
  • Although it displays far more imagination than is usual for such teen-oriented fare, After the Dark ultimately sinks under the weight of its pretensions. show more

  • Through all the ham-fisted lunacy, writer-director John Huddles displays an infectious love of philosophy, coupled with an exhilarating, anything-goes filmmaking style. show more

  • We'd be able to give this movie a pass if it actually took its own original concept seriously, which is the biggest problem that After The Dark perpetuates. show more

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