Oxygen (2021)

Oxygen (2021)

Oxygen (2021)

Mélanie Laurent (Inglourious Basterds) leads this claustrophobic sci-fi thriller from director Alexandre Aja (Crawl), following a woman's desperate attempts to escape a cryogenic chamber before her air supply runs out.

2021France, USANetflix
Science FictionThrillerWorld Cinema
Director:
Alexandre Aja ('Crawl', 'Piranha 3D', 'The Hills Have Eyes')
Writer:
Christie LeBlanc
Cast:
Mélanie LaurentMathieu AmalricMarc SaezMalik Zidi

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Oxygen (2021) / Reviews

CNN

CNN

Oxygen won't quite leave you breathless, but it should leave you thinking -- and surprised. For this sort of movie, that's perhaps the most precious fuel of all.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

As one might expect, much of the responsibility for keeping Oxygen compelling rests on Laurent, who runs through all the stages of grief, from denial to acceptance, as she thrashes against her high-tech prison.

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Paste

Paste

Alexandre Aja turns Oxygen's sci-fi horror into a love letter to human survival.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

A clever, claustrophobic thriller that runs out of gas once it starts revealing its secrets.

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Variety

Variety

The plot holes become apparent. Some are big enough to push an asteroid through. But it's an intriguing journey all the same...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

A tight exercise in breathless unease.

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Financial Times

Financial Times

Laurent is terrific, deserving of top billing even were she not the only actor in sight.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

Derivative but well-designed...

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