• Colossal (2017)

Colossal

Release Date: April 7th, 2017

DVD Release Date: August 1st, 2017

R |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

Gloria is an out-of-work party girl who leaves New York and moves back to her hometown after getting kicked out of her apartment by her boyfriend. When news reports surface that a giant creature is destroying Seoul, South Korea, Gloria gradually comes to the realization that she is somehow connected to this far-off phenomenon. As events begin to spiral out of control, she must figure out why her seemingly insignificant existence is having such a colossal effect on the fate of the world.

Cast: Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis, Austin Stowell, Tim Blake Nelson, Dan Stevens, Agam Darshi, Rukiya Bernard, Christine Lee

Director: Nacho Vigalondo

Genres: Fantasy , Comedy

Production Co: Brightlight Pictures

Keywords: Pursuit , Emotional , Car , Intense , Soldier , House , Mystery , Survival , Escape , 2010s , Bar , Brooding

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Slate

    The 39-year-old Spanish director has made a bait-and-switch movie that won’t stop switching, a high-wire act he pulls off through sheer creative onslaught. show more

  • 60
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    The cast's likability keeps us on board, watching the sometimes baffling behavior onscreen just like those on the streets of Seoul, who gape up at a monster in horror but can't make themselves flee to the suburbs. show more

  • 50
    Wendy IdeScreen International

    For all its originality, the film fails to leave much of an impression. show more

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