An action movie geared towards teenagers has recently been released in Australia. The movie, Tomorrow When the War Began, is based on the 1993 novel by John Marsden and is the story of how eight teenagers cope when they find out that their country has been invaded. The novel is very popular among young adult readers and has now been turned into a movie.
The story starts out with seven of the teens going away camping just before school goes back. While they are away, the rural town they live in, as well as the rest of Australia gets invaded by a foreign enemy force. The story is told through the eyes of the protagonist, Ellie Linton. Ellie describes the fear they experience when they first discover the country has been invaded and then goes on to tell of the courage they develop trying to thwart the enemy force.
When they first return from their camping trip, the teens discover that their homes are abandoned, their animals are dying from dehydration and the power and phone lines are dead. Not knowing what to make of it, they head into town at nightfall and discover that the town Visit:- https://www.anh4.com/ has been taken over.
The teens have to grow up really quickly as they are faced with situations adults would find difficult to cope with. However, instead of giving in to their fears they decide to band together and fight the enemy. They come up with some ingenious ways to slow down the enemy’s stronghold on their town, and show a maturity beyond their years in how they handle the bizarre situation they are thrown in.
If the popularity of the book is anything to go by, this movie should be enjoyed by the young adult audience it is made for. The movie is filled with plenty of action and adventure, and there is a little bit of romance thrown is as well.
Stuart Beattie wrote the script for the movie and it was filmed in Australia. Some of the beautiful scenery shown in the movie is from the bushland areas of Dungog, the Hunter Valley and Blue Mountains regions of New South Wales, Australia. A lot of the action shots were filmed at Fox Studios in Sydney.