Life (2017)

Life (2017)

Life (2017)

Sci-fi horror from the writers of Deadpool and Zombieland. Stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Ryan Reynolds and Rebecca Ferguson as astronauts aboard the ISS, on the brink of uncovering life on Mars.

A six-member crew on the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life. But as they begin to conduct research, their methods end up having unintended consequences and the life form proves more intelligent than anyone ever expected.

2017Rating: R13, Violence, horror scenes & offensive language103 minsUSA
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Life (2017) / Reviews

Variety

Variety

"Life's" a thrill when it's smart, but it's even more exciting when the characters are dumb - which is ultimately a paradox the film wears proudly, to the possible extinction of the human race.

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Time Out

Time Out

How this by-the-numbers sci-fi horror managed to blast free of the DVD bin and engage A-list stars like Jake Gyllenhaal and Ryan Reynolds is hard to figure out.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

It’s a serviceable, watchable, determinedly unoriginal film...

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

A taut but puzzling space thriller.

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Stuff

Stuff

It's not a good sign when you can sum up a sci-fi thriller in one word: meh.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The picture struggles to find a satisfying rhythm as the members of this multinational, co-ed team get slooshed up by Calvin or suffer related lethal mishaps.

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FilmInk

FilmInk

Life is a solid SF thriller that never manages to elevate itself into the realms of the truly memorable.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Part Alien, part Gravity, just not as good as either of them. But Life whips along at a decent pace and deploys enough engaging action sequences to make it work.

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