• Morgan (2016)

Morgan

Release Date: September 2nd, 2016

DVD Release Date: December 13th, 2016

R |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

Morgan (Anya Taylor-Joy) is a bioengineered child who began walking and talking after one month of existence, exceeding the wildest expectations of her creators. When Morgan attacks one of her handlers, a corporate troubleshooter (Kate Mara) visits the remote, top-secret facility where she's kept to assess the risks of keeping her alive. When the girl breaks free and starts running amok, the staff members find themselves in a dangerous lockdown with an unpredictable and violent synthetic human.

Cast: Kate Mara, Anya Taylor-Joy, Toby Jones, Rose Leslie, Boyd Holbrook, Michelle Yeoh, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Paul Giamatti

Director: Luke Scott

Genres: Science fiction , Thriller , Horror

Production Co: Scott Free Productions

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Office, Emotional, Transformation, Escape, Intense, Pursuit, Brooding, Survival

More Trailers and Clips

view all

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Fionnuala HalliganScreen International

    As more information is dispensed - much of it in a rush in the final shots – the strength of Owen’s screenplay becomes clear but the issues it raises are largely left un-examined. show more

  • 50
    John AndersonWall Street Journal

    A mixed bag of a thriller that exploits two primal fears—of artificial intelligence, and precocious children. show more

  • 80
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    The thrilling premise of Morgan eventually gets muddled amid standard thriller-action, blunting the intended impact of a final sequence that should produce chills, but instead merely provides information. Still, those seeking smart, edgy genre fare will find plenty to savor in this well-cast drama. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com