• ‘Replicas' Review: An Early Frontrunner For the Most Bizarre Bad Movie of 2019

    6 days ago - By Slash Film

    In case you were curious, Replicas is a Christmas movie. You may find that fact, or the fact that multiple scenes in this sci-fi thriller reference the holiday season or literally take place at a Christmas tree-shopping site in Puerto Rico, superfluous or inexplicable. Perhaps I've buried the lede, because you see, Replicas itself is quite inexplicable. Here, we have the first wide-release contender of 2019 for the title of Most Utterly Bizarre Film of the Year. There's no sane metric under which I could recommend this film, but its badness is quite the thing to behold.
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  • Replicas Review: Keanu Can't Find the Ghost in the Machine

    Replicas Review: Keanu Can't Find the Ghost in the Machine

    7 days ago - By Screen Rant

    It has some promising elements, but on the whole Replicas is a campy sci-fi movie that's more likely to elicit unintended laughs than anything else. In the past, the combination of Keanu Reeves and the sci-fi genre has resulted in daring and innovative films like The Matrix and A Scanner Darkly , as well as movies as silly and/or forgettable as Johnny Mnemonic and The Day the Earth Stood Still. Now comes Replicas , a sci-fi offering that's produced little in the way of real buzz and is being dumped in the middle of January, despite having Reeves as its headliner. Generally speaking...
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