• Atomica (2017)


Release Date: March 17th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 22 min

Plot Summary

In the near future, when communications go offline at a remote nuclear power plant isolated in the desert, a young safety inspector, Abby Dixon (Sarah Habel), is forced to fly out to bring them back online. Once inside the facility, mysterious clues and strange behaviors cause Abby to have doubts about the sanity, and perhaps identities, of the two employees onsite.

Cast: Dominic Monaghan, Sarah Habel, Tom Sizemore, Phil Austin, Tony Doupe, Hahn Cho, Jennifer Spriggs, Sarah-Eve Gazitt

Director: Dagen Merrill

Genres: Science fiction , Thriller

Production Co: Syfy, Lifeboat Productions

Keywords: Brooding , Gripping , Fall , Quest , Mystery , Suspenseful , Hospital , Escape , Rescue

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Andy WebsterThe New York Times

    While its premise and some of its effects may be B-movie grade, Atomica — like the best B movies — delivers an unexpectedly rewarding kick. show more

  • 30
    Robert AbeleLos Angeles Times

    Dagen Merrill’s thriller, made under the Syfy channel’s banner, is strictly cheap-TV genre fare that might have passed muster as an average episode of “The Outer Limits,” but over feature length simply feels slipshod and dull. show more

  • 30
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    While there’s nothing particularly wrong about minimalistic science fiction — some of the genre’s best offerings have been of that variety — Atomica is a lifeless, tedious affair that won’t play any better on the small screens for which it was obviously intended. show more

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