The Girl with All the Gifts tows that familiar line but with new and ponderous ways, leaving you to wonder about the final sequence and what it means whos really in charge?
Told from the point of a young girl named Melanie (an extraordinary Sennia Nanua one of a dozen special children being held in captivity and studied by what appears to be the last of the worlds military, The Girl with All the Gifts looks not.
Theres also a charming moment dedicated to Glenn Close explaining that her sister-in-law is a zombie movie fanatic and was able to get her to appear as a zombie extra.
In a dystopian future, a teacher (Gemma Arterton) befriends a special young girl named Melanie (an outstanding Sennia Nanua) who holds the key to the future of humankind.
The Girl with All the Gifts Blu-ray, Video Quality The Girl With All the Gifts is presented on Blu-ray courtesy of Lionsgate Films with an clever gift basket ideas AVC encoded 1080p transfer in (the somewhat unusual aspect ratio of).00:1.2017 R 1h 50m Blu-ray / DVD.Show new deals » Trending in Theaters.Caldwell is working on a vaccine for the fungal outbreak, and it turns out she's dissecting various children in an attempt to harvest the appropriate antibodies to create the serum.Not to toot my own horn (at least not much, anyway I'd refer you to my long ago Winter's Bone Blu-ray review where I trumpeted (sorry) the efforts of a then little known actress going by the name of Jennifer Lawrence, (correctly) predicting Academy Award.Latest Deals The latest deals on Blu-ray movies at Amazon.The Happening, but with the same basic concept, The Girl with All the Gifts suggests that our planet soon tires of us and relies on fungus yes, fungus to bring about the destruction of man.Unwrap the Secrets of The Girl WIth All the Gifts ".By genre (70440) (55475) (15049) (11405) (7846) (52018) (12037) (3952) (33541) (7149) (8330) (82416) (8837) (2648) (20974) (33109) (2224) (17189) (2858) (10178) (2247) (28353) (1503) (6280) (3994) (17084) (6599) (20610) (2346) (909) (13336) (5784) (27513) (37506) (849) (4826) (9200) (2861) (6172) (58081) (9458) (4452.As the researcher prepares to dissect Melanie's brain, a horde of the undead disrupt the plan.
It also makes for one of the best musical scores of the year.
That zombie movies are still being made, not in spite of but directly because.
While there is plenty of acion to be found, it is the characters' and the film's humanity that really drives.
Cast: Gemma Arterton, Sennia Nanua, Glenn Close, Paddy Considine, Fisayo Akinade, Anthony Welsh, Anamaria Marinca, Dominique Tipper.The Girl With All the Gifts is one that will definitely end up on my end-of-year top ten, and you owe it to yourself to check it out.There is no one on planet Earth more sick of zombies than.Nanua, for her part, tackles a deceptively demanding role with maturity and wide-eyed wonder, making the emotional points of the script sparkle with genuine thought and care.Thats been her whole life.Melanie's kind of melancholic existence doesn't seem to have affected her emotional outlook, at least not that she's willing to let.The children seem relatively normal until they catch a whiff of good old human "meat at which point they transform rather abruptly into white eyed demons intent on having a snack (so to speak hence the restraint systems that are in place.Credit: Warner Bros, the Girl With All The Gifts is a film that impresses almost all of the way through, but the ending does raise some perplexing questions.Instead, The Girl with All the Gifts is a philosophical, scientific, and at times alarmingly charming new take on the zombie story, looking beyond the cause of the zombie outbreak (called hungries here) and at a future where a zombie crossbreed species exists and calls.When the base falls, one little girl escapes and must discover what she is, ultimately deciding both her own future and that of the human race.