Minority Report
Minority Report (2002)

Based on a short story by the late Philip K. Dick, this science fiction-thriller reflects the writer's familiar preoccupation with themes of concealed identity and mind control. Tom Cruise stars as John Anderton, a Washington, D.C.… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: December 17, 2002
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Critic Score: 90% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Thought-provoking and visceral, Steven Spielberg successfully combines high concept ideas and high octane action in this fast and febrile sci-fi thriller.

Anthony Lane
New Yorker

The worst thing about the new Steven Spielberg picture is the title, Minority Report. The best thing about it is pretty much everything else.

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Christy Lemire
Associated Press

For its stunning visuals and standout performances, Minority Report -- or at least the first three-fourths of it -- might just be the best movie so far this year.

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Total Film

This is a grown-up movie by men who've suddenly realised that their inner Peter Pans have deserted them.

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal

Though his movie wraps challenging ideas and ingenious visual conceits in a futurist film-noir style, it's pretentious, didactic and intentionally but mercilessly bleak.

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David Ansen
Newsweek

Ferociously intense, furiously kinetic, it's expressionist film noir science fiction that, like all good sci-fi, peers into the future to shed light on the present.

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Michael Sragow
Baltimore Sun

Too much of Minority Report is facile, albeit at a very high level.

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Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture

High-concept science-fiction escapades often try to impose new ways of seeing, but Spielberg seems intent on blistering our optic nerves.

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J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

A highly effective thriller whose futuristic panoramas rival those of A.I. Artificial Intelligence.

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Alan Jones
Radio Times

This masterfully sleek vision of the future from director Steven Spielberg is an awesome mix of skewed science fiction, twisty Hitchcock-style thrills, stunning blue-grey tinged photography and outstanding design.

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Flixster Audience Score: 80% Flixster User Reviews
Al S
A spectacular and mind-blowing blast of science fiction and suspense. Director, Steven Spielberg has crafted a marvelous achievement and one of his best films… More
Dead Angel
Loved this!
Liam Gadd
One of Spielberg's more underrated films. An astonishing visual style, great performances, an intriguing plot and superb direction from Spielberg.
Albert Kim
Don't judge this movie by its cover; its an intelligent, complex, and imaginative movie that presents a challenging question to audiences that continue to… More
Eric Shankle
Entertaining for the most part, but many of the concepts introduced in the film are flawed. I wouldn't call "Minority Report" the most… More
Apeneck Fletcher
A typical 30's style detective drama dressed in shiny aluminum so's you'd think it was the future ... but hey, that aluminum is really shiny.

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