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Splice

Overview


Genre :

Sci-Fi, Thriller

Release Date :

June 04, 2010

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Vincenzo Natali

Starring :

Adrien Brody, Sarah Polley, Delphine Chaneac, Abigail Chu, Brandon McGibbon, David Hewlett, Amanda Brugel, Stephanie Baird

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

3 of 4

“..while it's far from perfect, it's a timely and well-considered thriller about the scarier aspects of genetic engineering..”
by Jeff Shannon [Seattle Times]
Review rate : B+

“..thriving, disturbing, thoughtful mutant of a movie..”
by Keith Phipps [A.V. Club]
Review rate : B+

“..this is not to be missed..”
by Peter Paras [E! Online]
1.5 of 4

“..the film's deliberately provocative premise is worked out in broad, lurid comic-book strokes, consciously calculated to shock the easily shockable and titillate the peculiar..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
2.5 of 4

“..the climax is a pileup of sorts as the movie suddenly becomes an audience-pandering monster-in-the-woods creature feature..”
by Kevin C. Johnson [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
3 of 4

“..smart, scary -- and at times very funny -- horror movie..”
by Lou Lumenick [NY Post]
“..pleasurably shivery..”
by Manohla Dargis [NY Times]
3.5 of 5

“..more enjoyable as an unabashed B-movie..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
3 of 4

“..mad, brazenly unethical, and occasionally funny, the implications are deeply upsetting..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
Review rate : B+

“..knotty and naughty..”
by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
2 of 4

“..It begins with such promise, a kinky modernist twist on a classical sci-fi morality tale. That it degenerates into conventional, genre horror is all the more disappointing..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
“..Beware of unassuming nerds, warns Splice..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
1.5 of 4

“.."Splice" lives up to its title in both the best and worst possible ways..”
by Jeff Vice [Deseret News]
4 of 5

“.."Splice" is a hybrid that works..”
by Michael Ordona [LA Times]
3 of 4

“.."Splice" doesn’t overextend its reproduction allegory..”
by Wesley Morris [Boston Globe]
4 of 4

“.."It's alive!"..”
by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]

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