Demon Seed
Demon Seed (1977)

Adapted from a lesser-known novel from SF/Horror author Dean R. Koontz, this claustrophobic thriller presents a computerized nemesis incorporating the murderous elements of 2001's HAL with the world-domination goal of the title villain… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: October 4, 2005
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Critic Score: 71% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It falls in the Rosemary's Baby (1968) tradition for creepy child birth films about violated moms.

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Michael A. Smith
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

Ahead of it's time.

Leo Goldsmith
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

A combination of Kubrick's 2001 and Polanski's Rosemary's Baby, with a dash of Buster Keaton's Electric House thrown in

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Wanna see a movie about a woman raped by a house?

Christopher Null

There's no way you can claim Demon Seed is a classic, or even any good, really, but it's undeniably worth an hour and a half of your time

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Scott Weinberg

Alternately fascinating and goofy.

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Flixster Audience Score: 46% Flixster User Reviews
Aj V
By reading the synopsis, you can tell that this is a very strange sci-fi horror movie. It's a very creepy tale of machines gone bad, you'll never… More
Steve K
Adult sci-fi, the kind of film no one would dare to make today.
Pierluigi Puccini
A sci-fi/horror film in the tradition of Cronenberg or Polanski's Rosemary's baby, but instead of dealing with supernatural forces, it deals with the… More
Danny Rovira
An evocative, intelligent sci-fi thriller based on the Dean Koontz novel, concerning a new revolutionary supercomputer called Proteus IV which is capable of… More
xGary Xx
One of those 70s "concept" sci-fi movies that are allegedly based on "factual science" that look so laughable now. A computer imprisons a… More