The Colony
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guide
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

Connect with IMDb

News for
The Colony (2013/I) More at IMDbPro »

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2008

3 items from 2016

Passengers movie review: lost in sexist space

24 December 2016 2:56 PM, PST | | See recent FlickFilosopher news »

MaryAnn’s quick take… After a few quick nods to the profoundly unethical act at its core, the movie shrugs it off and uses it as the basis for a fairy-tale romance. This is not okay. I’m “biast” (pro): big science fiction fan; love Jennifer Lawrence

I’m “biast” (con): nothing

(what is this about? see my critic’s minifesto)

Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence: such pretty! They’re on a spaceship traveling to a faraway planet: a fresh start! But oh noes! Their hibernation pods woke them up too early… only 30 years into a 120-year journey, or 90 years too soon. Now they are marooned in realtime while everyone else sleeps the next century away. But they have each other! They have this amazing gorgeous sleek spaceship all to themselves. (They always get a table at the automated robot-waitered sushi restaurant — hooray! Michael Sheen the android »

- MaryAnn Johanson

Permalink | Report a problem

The Colony review: “Chilling, sinister, and enthralling.”

29 June 2016 10:44 PM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

The Colony review: After a frosty reception elsewhere in the world and a name change for the UK, is this thriller really so bad?

The Colony review by Luke Ryan Baldock.

The Colony review

The Colony seems to come to our shores incognito after a frosty reception elsewhere under its original title of Colonia. Searching for any information on The Colony lands you with plenty of trailers, posters, and reviews for the 2013 film of the same name starring Laurence Fishburne. Such negative reception is a shame, as the film is a taut and unnerving horror, which may be too tense and entertaining for its own good considering its ‘Based on a true story’ origins.

Set in Chile during the military coup of 1973, photographer Daniel (Daniel Bruhl) and his flight attendant girlfriend Lena (Emma Watson), are caught in the middle of the violent protests. Daniel is soon taken by the secret »

- Luke Ryan Baldock

Permalink | Report a problem

Kevin Zegers Joins Arnold Schwarzenegger in Thriller ‘478’

6 January 2016 12:44 PM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Kevin Zegers has joined the cast of thriller 478, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Scoot McNairy and Hannah Ware are also on board with Elliott Lester directing.

The pic centers on Schwarzenegger’s character Viktor, a man whose wife and child die in a plane crash. When Schwarzenegger’s character learns that the tragedy was caused by an air traffic controller’s mistake, he is determined to seek revenge.

Darren Aronofsky and Scott Franklin are producing through their Protozoa Pictures along Eric Watson are producing. Emmett Furla Oasis Films is financing the pic with Lionsgate handling distribution.

Javier Gullon penned the script with production currently under way in Ohio.

Zegers was most recently seen opposite David Tennant in the Fox TV series “Gracepoint.” His other past credits include “The Colony” and “Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.” He is repped by UTA and Untitled Entertainment.


- Justin Kroll

Permalink | Report a problem

2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2008

3 items from 2016, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners