Replicant (2001)

This $17 million direct-to-video production by Hong Kong director Ringo Lam is the story of a fire-obsessed serial killer (Jean-Claude Van Damme) and the recently retired cop (Michael Rooker) intent on stopping him. After finding his hair… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 2001
DVD Release Date: October 16, 2001
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Critic Score: 27% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Maitland McDonagh
TV Guide

The action sequences are well staged and credit where credit is due: The 40-year-old martial artist still has the physical goods, executing 180 splits and gymnastic stunts with the grace and apparent ease of someone much younger.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Replicant doesn't even come close to some of Van Damme's better flicks (Timecop and Sudden Death), but it's certainly an improvement over what he's been up to lately.

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Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central

The whole trying affair is irresistibly dopey. Kinetic, too.

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Scott Weinberg

Slightly less awful than most of Van Damme's efforts.

Robert Roten
Laramie Movie Scope

I was surprised to find "Replicant" wasn't too bad at all.

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Fred Topel

Low budget and low thought exploration of promising idea

Janet Branagan
Apollo Guide

People looking for a movie that offers conversational debate on a controversial dilemma should look beyond this one-dimensional decoy.

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Flixster Audience Score: 35% Flixster User Reviews
Film Crazy
didnt finish it wont to though reli good film
Christopher Brown
What can I say, I'm a sucker for Ringo Lam movies. He does a good job on this one and the story is compelling. With this, Hard Target and In Hell… More
Dean McKenna
Preposterous thriller stars Jean-Claude Van Damme not once but twice, playing a clone of himself. The original Van Damme is a vicious serial killer terrorising… More
Deb S
Claude Van Damme plays two roles; a brutal serial killer, Edward "The Torch" Garrotte with a taste for young mothers - killing them before burning… More

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