- After an attempt to stop global warming via climate engineering catastrophically backfires, creating a new ice age in 2014, the remnants of humanity have taken to a circumnavigational train, the Snowpiercer, run by reclusive transportation magnate Wilford.
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The only survivors live in the train Snowpiercer which is driven by a perpetual motion engine created by the millionaire Wilford (Ed Harris) that lives in the engine part. In 2031, after seventeen years, there is a fight of classes inside the train since the oppressed lower class lives in dreadful conditions in the last wagons of the train while the elite lives in the front wagons.
Summaries Seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the remnants of humanity inhabit a perpetually-moving train that circles the globe, where class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival play out.
Plot. After an attempt to stop global warming via climate engineering catastrophically backfires, creating a new ice age in 2014, the remnants of humanity have taken to a circumnavigational train, the Snowpiercer, run by reclusive transportation magnate Wilford.
The plan backfires and causes an Ice Age, which kills all life on earth except for the people who live on the Snowpiercer, a perpetual motion train that travels a span of track that loops one time around the globe in a year. It was created by a business magnate named Wilford, who runs the train.
- Bong Joon-Ho
Television story by : Josh Friedman and Graeme Manson: May 17, 2020 () 1.94: Seven years after the world ended, the last remaining humans are on-board the train Snowpiercer, constructed by a mysterious Mr. Wilford. Passengers in the "tail end" plan a revolt due to constantly deteriorating conditions while Andre Layton is called by Melanie Cavill, the Voice of the Train, to help solve a murder due to Layton's former profession as a homicide detective.
1 day ago · Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced that the complete first season of the post-apocalyptic sci-fi series Snowpiercer is set to arrive on Blu-ray and DVD on January 26th; take a look at ...
May 18, 2020 · Inspired by the French science fiction graphic novel Le Transperceneige and Bong Joon-ho's critically acclaimed Snowpiercer movie, the TV adaptation of the story follows the same concepts and focuses on people who live on a train of 1001 cars that travels non-stop through a world that's completely frozen over, with snow and ice all around them. The show takes place seven years after the apocalypse and ten years before the setting of the 2013 film.
- Nicholas Raymond
May 26, 2020 · Snowpiercer is more than just a sci-fi action movie. It's a commentary on our global socioeconomic structure as well as a statement regarding our futility against the powers of nature.
The TV adaptation of the 2013 post-apocalyptic action-thriller Snowpiercer will premiere on TNT on Sunday, May 17 at 9 p.m. Eastern. Taking place more than seven years after an ecological disaster...
- Andrew Whalen
Apr 10, 2020 · TNT's 'Snowpiercer,' an adaptation of Bong Joon-ho's celebrated film of the same name, premieres in May. Here's what we know about the plot and second season.