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The Island (2005)

Rating:PG-13 (for intense sequences of violence and action, some sexuality and language)
Genre:SciFi/Fantasy, Suspense/Thriller
Release Date:July 22, 2005
Running time:138 minutes
Cast:Ewan McGregor, Scarlett Johansson, Djimon Hounsou, Steve Buscemi, Sean Bean
Director:Michael Bay
Producer:Walter F. Parkes, Laurie McDonald, Ian Bryce
Writer:Caspian Tredwell-Owen
Distributor:Dreamworks

Web Site: http://www.theisland-themovie.com/

Description: Lincoln Six-Echo is a resident of a seemingly utopian but contained facility in the mid-21st century. Like all of the inhabitants of this carefully controlled environment, Lincoln hopes to be chosen to go to the "The Island" -- reportedly the last uncontaminated spot on the planet -- until he makes a terrible discovery that everything about his existence is a lie and that he is actually more valuable dead than alive. Together with a beautiful fellow resident named Jordan Two-Delta, Lincoln makes a daring escape to the outside world he's never known. Now, with the forces of the institute that once housed them relentlessly hunting them down, Lincoln and Jordan engage in a desperate race for their lives.

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