R | | Action, Adventure, Drama
A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
The cooling towers, in which Eli and Solara take refuge, are most likely the cooling towers of the former Rancho Seco Nuclear generating station outside of Sacramento, California, given the apparent travel time on foot and by vehicle before Eli and ... ...
Young Woman Hijacker:
Please, don't hurt me. Here, take anything you want. You want some food? Take it.
Eli: I'm not gonna hurt you.
Young Woman Hijacker: Yeah? That's what the last guy said. Could... could you help me? The wheel came off. I can't fix it. Maybe if I... if I could... but I can't.
Eli has been wandering the land for 30 years, but he looks well-fed and fleshy. He should be thin with no 'muffin top' when he takes off his shirt.
Aside from the title, there are no opening credits.
£1,232,001 (UK) (17 January 2010)