Ultraviolet (2006)

In the late 21st a disease called Hemophagia has genetically modified nearly an entire race of people, leaving them with such enhanced speed, intelligence, and strength that they resemble vampires in nearly every way. Fear begins to breed… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: March 3, 2006
DVD Release Date: June 27, 2006
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Critic Score: 9% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: An incomprehensible and forgettable sci-fi thriller, Ultraviolet is inept in every regard.

Rob Nelson
Village Voice

The most receptive audience will mainly be enlightened to know that you can make a movie as thoroughly unprofessional as this one and still get it released in 3,000 theaters.

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Philip Wuntch
Dallas Morning News


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Adam Lippe

The repetition of the action scenes play like an avant-garde joke about the indistinguishable nature of Hollywood fight scenes. Think Warhol's soup cans, only with actors posing with swords.

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J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

Despite the expository speeches draped over this like birthday bunting, the story remains largely incomprehensible.

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Tasha Robinson
AV Club

Wimmer borrows all his best ideas from other movies...then spackles over his half-assed plot with a shiny aesthetic.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Woefully nonsensical from start to finish...

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Nigel Floyd
Time Out

Derivative, adolescent tosh.

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Scott Brown
Entertainment Weekly

Crank your brain to its lowest possible idle and you'll still overthink Ultraviolet.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

One of the worst movies of 2006 so far.

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Flixster Audience Score: 30% Flixster User Reviews
Kevin M. Williams
Whatever this was supposed to be, or what it might've been in it's original form, I don't know yah, but what's up on the screen finally is… More
Dead Angel
<b><i>"Hello. My name is Violet and I was born into a world you may not understand."</i></b></p> Yes I seriously… More
Martin Sahlin
I don't know...I kind of liked it. It's a litte different and a bit wierd. But it feels like a mix of Resident Evil, Blade and Sin City. And those are… More
KJ Proulx
Terribly Horrible! A complete disaster of what was supposed to be an action movie? hahahah!
Manu Gino
First, they made her a weapon. That was their second deadliest mistake. Now, they've made her a target... The story of this movie is decently good,… More
Alexander Wilson
Good but really boring exhausted plot line. Script written with no thought but the special effects are amazing and you must add this to your list if you can… More