“The Day” is a post-apocalyptic film released in 2011. The movie is directed by Doug Aarniokoski and written by Luke Passmore. The film follows a group of survivors in a world ravaged by an unknown catastrophe. The group is constantly on the move, scavenging for food and shelter while avoiding dangerous and violent groups of marauders.
The main cast includes Shawn Ashmore as Adam, Ashley Bell as Mary, Cory Hardrict as Henson, Dominic Monaghan as Rick, Shannyn Sossamon as Shannon, and Michael Eklund as Father. The movie is set in an unspecified time and place, and the cause of the apocalypse is left unexplained. The focus is on the struggle of the group to survive against all odds and the difficult choices they must make to stay alive.
The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising its gritty realism and strong performances, while others criticized its lack of originality and predictable plot. Despite its flaws, “The Day” is a gripping and intense film that offers a bleak and disturbing vision of a world without hope.
Duration: 87 min.