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‘Life’ 4K Blu-ray Review
25 June 2017 8:11 PM, PDT
For Sony Pictures, the meaning of Life is determined by tenaciously throwing massive amounts of money at a B-movie horror flick script.
Even under the weight of its often illogical script, Life manages not to flatline in spite of a series of rather idiotic decisions made by supposedly intelligent people. I'm even curious to see where the story might go next; if Life ever did find a way again.
The term "life" refers to the historical discovery of an initially microscopic living organism brought back to the International Space Station (Iss) by a exploratory spacecraft sent to Mars. It's such a momentous occasion for mankind that grade school children give the organism a name: Calvin.
While the scientist charged with examining Calvin grows fond of his rapidly growing subject, other members of the six-person crew grow concerned. Before you know it Calvin is on the loose following the film's most gripping scene, »