Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - September 03, 2006
By Silvia Aloisi VENICE (Reuters) - Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron leaves the adventures of young wizard Harry Potter behind him with his new film "Children of Men," a bleak tale of an apocalyptic world in which humans can no longer have babies.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).