And suddenly, overnight, the world came to a halt. Two men, two survivors, one kid, and hatred that separates them. A place forgotten by everyone, including the creatures that inhabit the Earth… until now.
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Akin to the same year's domestic drama-cum-zombie film, Maggie, Extinction, however, less wears its themes and metaphors on its sleeve concerning parental instinct, fatherhood, and the effect of isolation and alienation on one's well being. Like Maggie, it handles itself maturely but is confused in its thinking that a lack of conciseness and fluidity enhances its artiness, feeling introspective and atmospheric. No.