June 23, 1976
Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Romance
The year is 2274. Humans are no longer in control of their destiny. Civilization is now in the hands of a computer system that maintains life and order. Each person must go through a mandatory rebirth called Carrousel after turning 30. Citizens cannot avoid being extinguished and renewed unless they escape. Everyone is implanted at birth with a tracking chip. Runners are sent to hunt down fugitives. Logan 5 discovers that the computer is hot on the trail of the fugitive Sanctuary. Runners are under orders to destroy it. Logan is forced into becoming a runner to save himself from destruction. He and his girlfriend, Jessica, set out to find Sanctuary. This quest takes them to the ruins of Washington, DC. where they make a shocking discovery.