Mutant Chronicles
Mutant Chronicles (2008)

Steampunk aesthetics inform this story of a dystopic future in which humankind wages an explosive last stand against the demonic NecroMutants, who would see the entire human race brutally annihilated. Thomas Jane, Ron Perlman, Devon Aoki,… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 7, 2008
DVD Release Date: August 4, 2009
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Critic Score: 18% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Bad acting, poor CGI and clunky script mean this sci-fi thriller is lacking in all departments including the thrills.

Michael Ordoña
Los Angeles Times

It's photogenic people killing mutants before green screens; what more could you ask?

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William Goss

It's a murky film, in terms of both plot (overcooked) and visuals (underlit), proudly artificial and yet burdened with a severe pulp deficiency.

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James Rocchi
Common Sense Media

Stylized, slapdash sci-fi bloodbath is gory and grim.

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Aaron Hillis
Village Voice

I dearly hope John Malkovich got paid handsomely for his two days of embarrassment on-set.

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Paul Chambers

This movie is lost from the start and never finds its way. Plays like a video game with repetitive special effects and wooden dialogue.

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Steve Ramos
Boxoffice Magazine

Shoestring special effects and flimsy storytelling make Mutant Chronicles a B-movie fantasy in search of an old Times Square moviehouse.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Definitely isn't setting any precedence, but it's serviceable and fun.

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Steve Biodrowski

The computer-generated imagery falls short when it comes to supplying the gore for the fight scenes: the bright splashes of red look almost literally Photoshopped onto the settings.

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Todd Gilchrist
Syfy Wire

...makes one long for the comparatively straightforward incompetence of filmmakers like Uwe Boll.

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Flixster Audience Score: 24% Flixster User Reviews
John Manard
A b movie with a higher production value. An interesting premise and a very neat look. The cast was pretty good and I had fun with it.
Lee ?
Set 700 years in the future as humankind face extermination at the hands of sadistic mutants who have been unleashed from their underground dwelling. It's… More
Jens S.
If you are trying to imagine The Dirty Dozen going in a suicide mission against mutants set in a future that somehow resembles steampunk around the time of WW1,… More
Alex roy
Mutant Chronicles has been dubbed a new Blade Runner. However the film lacks anything great. The film is very bad, and the action scenes are very poorly done.… More
Manu Gino
The darkest age is yet to come. Have faith. It was good but felt like it could have been done way better, still good story. I think the main characters should… More
Dean King
Shot in the same style as 300, Sin City and with a good cast assembled I expected great things.....unfortunately I didn't find them here. The story… More