Morgan (2016)

A corporate troubleshooter (Kate Mara) is sent to a remote, top-secret location, where she is to investigate and evaluate a terrifying accident. She learns the event was triggered by a seemingly innocent "human," who presents a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 2, 2016
DVD Release Date: December 13, 2016
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Critic Score: 39% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Morgan neglects to develop its decent premise, opting instead to settle for a garden-variety sci-fi thriller with more action than ideas.

Kate Erbland

"What is Morgan?" the film's marketing campaign has been asking for weeks. Turns out, Morgan is just another sci-fi film that's only engineered to disappoint.

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James Berardinelli

It's an attempt to wed philosophical science fiction concepts with bloody horror - a dubious endeavor that somehow works.

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Courtney Howard
Fresh Fiction

Its cinematics are sleek, performances are solid, and the narrative is mind-numbingly simple. Yet the filmmakers infuriatingly manage to mess it up at almost every turn.

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Stephanie Zacharek
TIME Magazine

Morgan is an unassuming little thriller, nicely put together and engaging enough while you're watching, though its memory is likely to vaporize hours, or even minutes, after you've seen it.

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Sandy Cohen
Associated Press

The predictable twist hampers the story's suspense, and the film doesn't dip beyond the superficial.

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Matthew Bond
The Mail on Sunday (UK)

While Seth W Owen's screenplay doesn't deliver on all the interesting points he raises about synthetic life forms, he and Scott work well together in the final lap, which has enough well-constructed twists to get the picture back on track.

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Amy Nicholson

Thanks to Morgan, we know what bedtime stories Ridley Scott told his kids.

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Ellen Brait
Globe and Mail

Even I, a self-prescribed horror movie skeptic, found myself wrapped up in Morgan - I was invested in the characters, I (mostly) bought into the plot and even found myself embracing some of the gore by the end.

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Sarah Marrs
Lainey Gossip

Morgan is a derivate, clunky, dead boring exercise in science fiction more notable for nepotism than any creative achievement.

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Flixster Audience Score: 30% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Chip off the old block Luke Scott (son of Ripley) could've gone anyway he wanted with his debut offering, but nooo. What he does is to remake Blade Runner,… More
Fernando Martínez Cantú
Un tema interesante bien dirigido que sobre sale con la gran actuación de Kate Mara pero que baja de nivel por sus mal intentados momentos de tensión y sus… More
Brendan Nicholls
I picked the ending the second I seen one character, sadly this film plods along with no real purpose. The talented cast can't rise a simple plot that was… More
K Nife Churchkey
If you are Ridley Scott's son, don't make movies like he did. This should be common sense. I know it might be hereditary, but almost anyone but Luke… More
Jacob Smith
While I thoroughly enjoyed the twist at the end, it wasn't enough to save the overall stupidity with the film. Morgan is sold as a horror film but… More
Philip Price
It's beginning to feel like a trend. This thing where the first hour or so of a film is really promising before deciding to devolve into a predictable and… More