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Originally produced by the BBC, Threads is a shattering speculative tale the onset of World War III, and the horrors of the post-apocalyptic society that struggles for survival. The film takes place in the ruins of Sheffield, a British working class town. Despite the fact that the world seems to be falling apart all around them, a young couple (Karen Meagher, Reece Meagher) intend to go ahead with their upcoming wedding. As the date draws near, however, simmering international tensions soon erupt into global thermonuclear war. In the devestation that follows, the apocalyptic erosion of society… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"scary"
‑ Stefan Birgir Stefansson, sbs.is
"[S]eared a black furrow across my soul as a teen that has never healed... it still plagues the dim recesses of my imagination."
‑ MaryAnn Johanson, Flick Filosopher
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