Science Fiction Movies:

Screamers

Classification

Mature

Mature

Suitable for mature persons.

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 7 ratings (4.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Unavailable
Sorry, this product is no longer available to order

Customer reviews

4.0 out of 5 stars Based on 7 Customer Ratings

5 star
(3)
4 star
(1)
3 star
(3)
2 star
(0)
1 star
(0)
Write a Review
"Underated Sci-Fi Thriller"

This under-rated, low-budget gem shares several themes with other movie adaptations from the great Phillip K Dick (Bladerunner, Total Recall, Imposter) where viewers and even the characters and are unsure of who (or what) is really human or real and who or what is good / bad (Minority Report). There are enough twists to keep you guessing until the end, with some great suspense and quite scary scenes. As with all PKD's works, there is some subtle humor thrown in (eg smoking ‘reds’). Peter Weller gives a great performance as a jaded war veteran, with an excellent supporting cast. 41/2 stars.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

Description

The year is 2078. The man is rebel Alliance Commander Col. Joseph Hendricksson (Peter Weller), assigned to protect the Sirius 6B outpost from ravage and plunder at the hands of the New Economic Bloc.His state-of-the-art weaponry are known as Screamers; manmade killing devices programmed to eliminate all enemy life forms. Screamers travel underground; their intent to kill announced by earpiercing shrieks. They dissect their victims with sushi precision, then eradicate all traces of the carnage. They are lethal. Effective. Tidy.And, somehow, they are mutating -- seelf-replicating into human form -- and slaughtering every beating heart on the planet.
Release date Australia
October 7th, 2004
Movie Format
  • DVD
DVD Region
  • Region 4
Edition
  • Standard Edition
Aspect Ratio
  • 1.78 : 1
Language
English, French, German
Length (Minutes)
104
Subtitles
Dutch, English, French, German
Supported Audio
  • Dolby Digital Surround 5.1
Genres
  • Action
  • Adventure
UPC
9317731001086
Product ID
1458132

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...