Legion
Legion (2010)

Scott Stewart's supernatural thriller Legion, scripted by Peter Schink, concerns a group of strangers in an out-of-the-way eatery who become the first line of defense when God, believing the human race is no longer worthy of Him,… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 11, 2010
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Despite a solid cast and intermittent thrills, Legion suffers from a curiously languid pace, confused plot, and an excess of dialogue.

Nigel Floyd
Time Out

Celestial tosh of less than Biblical proportions.

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Ernest Hardy
Village Voice

The down time between action scenes is deadly dull and the film's hoary cinematic shorthand (i.e., a young Black man enters the film to the sound of hip-hop and fights with his baby mama) is more terrifying than anything else served up.

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Peter T. Chattaway
Patheos

There are so many things that could have been done with this premise that the movie simply doesn't do. Doesn't even think of doing.

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Michael Phillips
At the Movies

[A] mediocre picture.

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Cliff Doerksen
Chicago Reader

This feature debut by writer-director Scott Stewart may sound like an enjoyably goofy theo-horror romp, but it's a serious penance.

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Steve Newton
Georgia Straight

An utterly ludicrous entry in the biblical-horror subgenre.

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A.O. Scott
At the Movies

There's a lot going on, a lot of theology, a lot of bad horror movie effects.

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Keith Uhlich
Time Out New York

Often resembles a prime John Carpenter thriller -- call it Assault on Manger 13 -- until an overcaffeinated angel-fu climax significantly lowers the intelligence quotient.

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Kamal 'The Diva' Larsuel
3BlackChicks Review

Why spend your money watching an extended trailer?

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Flixster Audience Score: 31% Flixster User Reviews
John Manard
Okay .. neat premise .. okay action . . I am pretty sure this is full of at least 2 dozen plot holes. BUT I had fun watching it. Not bad not good. I would… More
Jens S.
It sounds like from an old John Carpenter movie: the world's fate decides on the residents of a desert diner, who desperately fight for their lives as… More
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An isolated diner is besieged by a horde of the possessed intent on killing an unborn child who is prophesied to be the saviour of humanity. Another hokey… More
Alex roy
Legion is a supernatural biblical horror flick that had the potential of being so much better than what it turned out to be. The film's biggest problem is… More
Jim Hunter
The Archangel Michael comes to Earth to protect a pregnant woman after God has given up on the human species. When the film opens with "I asked my mama… More

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