If you've seen the film, what did you think of the clone society?
Personally, I think it symbolises organised religion. It seems a well ordered society on the surface but dig a little deeper and you find the sinister agenda of those in charge. Other parallels include the strong discouragement of questioning and the promise of "reward" in the form of the lottery.
It was sometime ago I saw that movie, but I certainly see the parallels.
Answer by nysa00 at 2:31 PM on May. 13, 2009
Answer by mogencreative at 2:49 PM on May. 13, 2009
Answer by Anonymous at 2:49 PM on May. 13, 2009
Answered at 2:49 PM on May. 13, 2009 by: Anonymous I think you have to have a pretty dark view of the world to think all religions out there have some "sinister agenda." I think most genuinely believe what they preach.
Organized religion is not the same as religions, it is the power structure that is suspect.
Answer by nysa00 at 3:35 PM on May. 13, 2009
Answer by NotPanicking at 3:50 PM on May. 13, 2009
Notpanicking: It stars Ewen McGregor. It is a really good film and tackles the moral and ethical issues of cloning and it has lots of good action;)
Answer by beeky at 4:00 PM on May. 13, 2009
mogencreative: You made some good points. I had forgotten about Animal Farm. It has been years since I read it.
Answer by beeky at 4:01 PM on May. 13, 2009
Answer by mogencreative at 4:36 PM on May. 13, 2009
Answer by taylor-made at 12:17 AM on May. 14, 2009
Answer by TrekkieMom at 12:57 AM on May. 14, 2009