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R| 1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary
Geneticists Clive (Adrien Brody) and Elsa (Sarah Polley) specialize in creating hybrids of species. When they propose the use of human DNA, their pharmaceutical company bosses forbid it, forcing them to conduct experiments in secret. The result is Dren, a creature with amazing intelligence and physical attributes. At first, Dren exceeds their wildest dreams, but as she begins to grow at an accelerated rate, she threatens to become their worst nightmare.

Cast: Adrien Brody , Sarah Polley , Delphine Chaneac , Simona Maicanescu , David Hewlett , Abigail Chu , Brandon McGibbon , Jonathan Payne

Director: Vincenzo Natali

Genres: Science fiction, Horror

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

Splice (2009)

Release Date: June 4th, 2010|1 hr. 47 min.

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fan reviews ( 45 )
  • Played as a child by Abigail Chu and as an adult by Delphine Chanéac, Dren morphs into a special-effects miracle, sexy and scary in equal doses. show more

  • For all its surface seriousness, Splice is a regulation monster movie. So however somber it gets, it's never truly thought-provoking, and however outrageous it gets, it's still always 20 minutes behind the audience. It's just too dumb to be serious and too slow to be entertaining. Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/06/03/MVKJ1DOO26.DTL#ixzz0pqYvhKuF show more

  • It's good to see Polley back on screen, after her successful turn behind the camera directing 2006's "Away From Her." She brings a measure of intelligence to the one-dimensional role. show more

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  • October 24, 2010 ele me nt ma101
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    the movie had good ideas but it was executed ineffectively. characters are casted erroneously

  • October 11, 2010 sunshine49
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    i only wanted to see adrien brody, other than that it was gross, and scary

  • September 05, 2010 Heidi
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    Horrible! I can't believe it is one of the best movies of the year, according to AOL. It was silly, stupid, and boring! It was also gross at times. The characters made infuriatingly bad decisions. It looked like a VERY low-budget "scary" (which is wasn't) movie.

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