Replicas is a 2018 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jeffrey Nachmanoff, and written by Chad St. John, from a story by Stephen Hamel. He chooses Zoe, the youngest, and erases her memory from the neural maps of the other three. Meanwhile, Foster is able to retire in peace with his family, including the newly cloned Zoe. This 10-digit number is your confirmation number. 203 check-ins. (41-42 mins). Title: The foreboding failure of Will’s latest experiment pushes “Replicas” into its real story when the Fosters—including wife Mona , eldest daughter Sophie (Emily Alyn Lind), middle child Matt (Emjay Anthony), and youngest child Zoe (Aria Lyric Leabu)—embark on a family vacation. Coming Soon. “We need to get the algorithm!” They might as well have just called it a “doohickey.” At least that would have been funny. This movie isn’t very good. William Foster and Ed Whittle are biomedical research scientists working for Bionyne Corporation in Puerto Rico, attempting to transfer the mind of a dead soldier into an android with superhuman strength, codenamed Subject 345. Foster specializes in synthetic biology and mapping of the mind's neural pathways, while Whittle's speciality is reproductive human cloning. |, January 11, 2019 Company Credits Or some bad films are tragically destroyed in post-production, sliced up in the editing bay. Coming Soon. |, January 11, 2019 Hiding the bodies of your family while you build clones of them in your basement is undeniably insane even in a sci-fi world, as is pretending to be your dead children as you text their friends to keep up the ruse, but Nachmanoff and Reeves don’t lean into the lunacy of it at all. He chooses Zoe, the youngest, and erases her memory from the neural maps of the other three. Dr. Paul Kersey is an experienced trauma surgeon, a man who has spent his life saving lives. William Foster and Ed Whittle are biomedical research scientists working for Bionyne Corporation in Puerto Rico, attempting to transfer the mind of a dead soldier into an android with superhuman strength, codenamed Subject 345. A scientist becomes obsessed with bringing back … Community See All. Looking for something to watch? Was it a script that never should have been purchased? We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future. | When the next dead body he receives has suffered too much brain damage to be viable, Foster resorts to recording his own mind for the android transfer. | Along with the messy script is some absolutely horrendous CGI. The film has been hanging around for ages, and we’ve had a Comic Con panel and umpteen trailers and teasers over the past 18 months. |, August 17, 2019 Given that proposition, it's a thriller about one man's battle against a government conspiracy in order to save his family, and it's serviceable taken in that light. Boot the mapping service, baby. Replicas, finally arriving on these shores on a wave of indifference, had something of a pummelling in the US when it was released in January. Lotus Entertainment, Ray Garrison, a slain soldier, is re-animated with superpowers. Rampant silliness and gaping plot holes test audience patience in Jeffrey Nachmanoff's sci-fi thriller. Lots of yelling and ripping at metal ensues. (uncredited), Biotech Scientist: Bionine Lab With a concept that echoes “Frankenstein” and “Ex Machina” in its themes of playing God in a high-tech world, “Replicas” stars Keanu Reeves as Will Foster, a top employee at a company named Bionyne, where he is trying to basically transplant the human consciousness. A daring synthetic biologist, after a car accident kills his family, will stop at nothing to bring them back, even if it means pitting himself against a government-controlled laboratory, a police task force and the physical laws of science. Your AMC Ticket Confirmation# can be found in your order confirmation email. Réplicas Zoe Gdl. for thematic material, violence, disturbing images, some nudity and sexual references. Replicas isn't so much a bad film, as a generic and passionless one. Just confirm how you got your ticket. Foster specializes in synthetic biology and mapping of the mind's neural pathways, while Whittle's speciality is reproductive human cloning. 11% In the film’s opening scene, Will and his lab partner Ed (Thomas Middleditch) receive a donor, a recently deceased man whose neural map they extract and implant into a synthetic form. Jones' henchmen capture Foster's family. The film received negative reviews from critics, who criticized the writing, plot holes, and acting; it also became a box-office bomb. Di Bonaventura Pictures, He spends the seventeen days removing evidence of Zoe's existence from his home, and creating cover stories of illness to explain his family's absence from work, school, and social media contact. All Critics (56) Replicas Critics Consensus. Replicas is a 2019 Sci-fi horror film starring Keanu Reeves.The movie is the first big Sci-Fi flick of the year and has a lot to unpack from its plot and ending. A father has a recurring dream of losing his family. Replicas is a 2018 American science fiction thriller film directed by Jeffrey Nachmanoff, and written by Chad St. John, from a story by Stephen Hamel. Try to follow this story, Replicas begins with a scientist named William (Reeves) who is working on the project of digitally copying the human brain and transferring it to a robot’s body. For a bad movie, you could do a lot worse. When William Foster's family dies in a car crash he attempts to save them using cutting edge cloning and AI technology. All rights reserved. [9] It was then released in the United States on January 11, 2019. |, January 12, 2019 | Rating: D He successfully extracts their neural maps and tells Whittle to dispose of the bodies, but the first major obstacle to his plan presents itself: only three cloning pods are available, forcing him to choose one to sacrifice. He knows now that transfer into the clones will not be a problem, and the failure of android transfer can be solved by programming a simulated mind-body interface to make the android body appear biological. The percentage of users who rated this 3.5 stars or higher. View production, box office, & company info, Rated PG-13 for thematic material, violence, disturbing images, some nudity and sexual references, The Babysitter: Killer Queen Trailer Brings Bella Thorne Back for More on Netflix, HBO Max in September: Here’s Everything New Coming, January Picks: The Movies and Shows You Can't Miss, Upcoming Movies Guide: January and Beyond, Midnight Screenings: Replicas/A Dog's Way Home. Don’t worry, it won’t take long. An over-the-hill hitman faces off against a younger clone of himself. When a pill that gives its users unpredictable superpowers for five minutes hits the streets of New Orleans, a teenage dealer and a local cop must team with an ex-soldier to take down the group responsible for its creation. They can't figure out if Will is messing with the natural order of things or just a loving father we should look at heroically. Release Dates Copyright © Fandango. We want to hear what you have to say but need to verify your account. Cinemark Will takes his family on a boating trip, however, on the way the car is involved in a horrendous accident, Will (Keanu Reeves) survives but his wife Mona (Alice Eve) and children Matt (Emjay Anthony) Sophie (Emily Alyn Lind ) and youngest Zoe ( Emily Alyn Lind) die. When William learns that he can only replicate three of his four family members, he makes a decision that holds fateful consequences. You're almost there! It was shown at the Night Visions International Film Festival at Finland in November 2018, and was theatrically released in the United States on January 11, 2019, by Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures. He confesses that they died in a car crash and that he resurrected them. Whittle starts the seventeen-day cycle required to create mature replacement clones for Foster's family, and tells him he has only that long to solve the problem of integrating the neural maps into the cloned bodies, or else they will start to deteriorate by aging at an abnormally fast rate. drama, It feels a film student binged Brian De Palma and John Woo's work only to vomit out their most basic trademarks. Foster destroys the mind-body interface, incapacitates Jones, and flees, attempting to escape by boat. It was shown at the Night Visions International Film Festival at Finland in November 2018, and was theatrically released in the United States on January 11, 2019, by Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures. Integrating the mind into a biological clone was phase two of the research project, to be solved after android transfer. [11] The film fell 81.5% in its second weekend to $439,731, the ninth worst second-week drop of all-time. Replicas (2018) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Directed by (1) Writing credits (2) Cast (24) Produced by (37) Music by (2) Cinematography by (1) Film Editing by (2) Casting By (3) Production Design by (1) Art Direction by (1) Set Decoration by (1) Costume Design by (1) Makeup Department (15) Integrating the mind into a biological clone was phase two of the research project, to be solved after android transfer. | When an American diamond trader's Russian partner goes missing, he journeys to Siberia in search of him, but instead begins a love affair.