Life Poster

Release Date: March 24th, 2017

R|1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary
Astronauts (Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds) aboard the International Space Station are on the cutting edge of one of the most important discoveries in human history: the first evidence of extraterrestrial life on Mars. As members of the crew conduct their research, the rapidly evolving life-form proves far more intelligent and terrifying than anyone could have imagined.

Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare, Olga Dihovichnaya, Alexandre Nguyen, Camiel Warren-Taylor

Director: Daniel Espinosa

Genres: Horror, Thriller, Science fiction

Production Co: Skydance Productions

Distributors: Sony Pictures Entertainment

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  • Life jolts audiences with relentless ferocity, but it’s not interesting. show more

  • While the bracingly bleak climax will come as a surprise to pretty much nobody, it still comes with an efficiently grisly pay off. show more

  • For all its flashy trappings, weighty ruminations and zero-gravity floatings aboard the International Space Station, Life turns out to be another variant of “Alien,” though without the grungy horror and grim fun. In space no one can hear you snore. show more

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