The 6th Day (2000)

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  • The Sixth Day Working
  • On the Sixth Day Working


Set in the near future where the cloning of dead pets is commonplace but the cloning of humans is strictly forbidden, Adam Gibson comes home to find his cloned self celebrating his birthday with family and friends. Those responsible for the cloning, Replacement Technologies, then set out to kill the real Adam to destroy all evidence of their action. Adam goes on the run fighting his attackers who, though defeated, are re-cloned after each failed attempt. When his wife and daughter are kidnapped the two Adams join forces to rescue their loved ones.

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