TV Series | TV-MA | | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
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.
The crew make a "W" motion across their chests when they mention Wilford, similar to the way Christians will sometimes cross themselves. This relates to the novel Brave New World, in which the characters make a "T" motion across their chests - crossing themselves, but to invoke Henry T Ford, rather than Jesus. The similarity of the names and roles of Wilford and Henry Ford in these extended class metaphors are presumably not a coincidence.