• Marjorie Prime (2017)

Marjorie Prime

Release Date: August 18th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

Eighty-six-year-old Marjorie spends her final, ailing days with a computerized version of her deceased husband. With the intent to recount their life together, Marjorie's Prime relies on the information from her and her kin to develop a more complex understanding of his history. As their interactions deepen, the family begins to develop diverging recounts of their lives, drawn into the chance to reconstruct the often painful past.

Cast: Geena Davis, Lois Smith, Jon Hamm, Tim Robbins, Stephanie Andujar, Azumi Tsutsui, Hannah Gross, Leslie Lyles

Director: Michael Almereyda

Genres: Science Fiction , Comedy drama

Production Co: Passage Pictures

Keywords: Husband, Fascinating, 2010s, Mystery, Love, Transformation, House, Gripping, Emotional

Ratings & Reviews

  • 90
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Even at its most sorrowful, Marjorie Prime is suffused with warmth, the core of it emanating from Smith in two complementary iterations of the same character. show more

  • 75
    Bryan BishopThe Verge

    Marjorie Prime is superbly acted, and it’s certainly interesting. Hamm strikes a wonderful balance as a talking re-creation that feels almost human, and the rest of the cast is equally nuanced. show more

  • 80
    Anthony KaufmanScreen International

    A poetic, though admittedly esoteric piece of cinema. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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