Max Steel
Max Steel (2016)

16-year old MAX MCGRATH has just moved to a new town--and is desperately trying to fit in--when he discovers his body can generate the universe's most powerful energy. Unbeknown to Max, a slightly rebellious and hilarious techno-organic… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: October 14, 2016
DVD Release Date: January 10, 2017
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Christy Lemire

A movie based on a toy should be a whole lot more fun than this.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

What's truly depressing about the whole enterprise is that Garcia and Bello were pulled into it. Yes, actors love to work and bills need to be paid, but perhaps a fund could be started to spare talented thespians this sort of career embarrassment.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Isn't just ugly, but it's boring, and it's a shame considering the concept at least has potential.

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Sam Fragoso

A spectacle without the spectacle, an autumnal, amorphous blockbuster that just sits there, suspended in mid-air, as you soak in its ceaseless banality.

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Noel Murray
Los Angeles Times

While the proverbial "'90s kids" may get a nostalgic kick out of seeing their old action figures in the flesh, novices are likely to be bored by a movie that feels more like a failed pilot for a TV show.

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Erick Estrada

Max Steel demonstrates a lack of absolute interest towards the public that should be directed. [Full review in Spanish]

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A.A. Dowd
AV Club

Given that the character began life as a hunk of plastic with a cool name, it's hardly surprising that writers have reshaped his biography on the fly, with all the consistency of kids playing with their toys in the backyard.

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Joe Leydon

A half-baked, time-wasting curtain-raiser for a superhero franchise that is never, ever going to happen.

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Luis Fernando Galván
En Filme

Max Steel moves in the territories of mediocrity due to irregularities in editing, null creativity to orchestrate entertaining action sequences and exaggerated use of digital effects. [Full review in Spanish]

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Flixster Audience Score: 37% Flixster User Reviews
Jarrin Rozenblad
This was a movie with good promise that came out lame. Casting was probably the best part of this film. It was a little quirky and funny at times though.
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Unfortunately, as four Transformers movies weren't enough, once again we are met in a world where a mysterious alien named Steel who is closely stuck… More