We discuss the function of wide-scale destruction and ruins in apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic films such as “Planet of the Apes”, “Independence Day”, “2012”, “The Day After Tomorrow”, “The Road”, “12 Monkeys”, “I am Legend”, and “Don’t Look Up”.
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