WHAT HAPPENED TO MONDAY
“In a not so distant future, where overpopulation and famine have forced governments to undertake a drastic ‘One Child Policy’, seven identical sisters live a hide-and-seek existence pursued by the Child Allocation Bureau. The Bureau, directed by the fierce Nicolette Cayman (Glenn Close), enforces a strict family-planning agenda that the sisters outwit by taking turns assuming the identity of one person: Karen Settman (Noomi Rapace). Taught by their grandfather (Willem Dafoe) who raised and named them – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday – each can go outside once a week as their common identity but are only free to be themselves in the prison of their own apartment. That is until, one day, Monday does not come home…”
Do you think our planet is at risk of overcrowding? Would you condone strict population control if the threat was imminent?
On Netflix on August 18, 2017.