4.8/10
5,899
76 user 39 critic

Kill Switch (2017)

Trailer
2:18 | Trailer

Watch Now

With Prime Video

ALL
A pilot battles to save his family and the planet after an experiment for unlimited energy goes wrong.

Director:

Tim Smit (as TimSmit)

Writers:

Charlie Kindinger (screenplay by), Omid Nooshin (screenplay by)

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Dan Stevens ... Will Porter
Bérénice Marlohe ... Abigail Vos (as Berenice Marlohe)
Mike Reus Mike Reus ... Dr. Klintsen
Bas Keijzer Bas Keijzer ... Bektman
Tygo Gernandt ... Michael
Gijs Scholten van Aschat ... Reynard
Charity Wakefield ... Mia
Kasper van Groesen ... Donny
Mike Libanon ... Hugo
Edit

Storyline

A pilot battles to save his family and the planet after an experiment for unlimited energy goes wrong.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

Netherlands | Germany | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 June 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kill Switch See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Feature film debut of director Tim Smit. See more »

Goofs

At 16:50 in the movie you see a sign in different languages. In German they say Stop the profession in stead off Stop the occupation. Probably a google translation. See more »

Quotes

Mia: I thought this was a celebration
Will Porter: It is... kinda
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Decent sci-fi action movie
20 May 2017 | by horrorgasmSee all my reviews

Anyone think it's a little silly that most of the reviews here so far seem to mainly consist of "Gee whiz do I hate movies filmed in first person pov, so gee whiz was I shocked to find that I was upset that I also didn't like this movie that was filmed in first person pov!"? If you have an irrational hatred of anything in first person, don't watch this. Problem solved.

That aside, it's a perfectly solid sci-fi action movie. The core concept is clever, though at it's heart it's just a flashy action movie. Don't expect this to be a thought-provoker like The Arrival, but it's not down there in the complete brain dead zone like a Michael Bay movie either. It's somewhere in between, with a decent plot, above average special effects, and the always enjoyable, though perhaps a little underutilized, Dan Stevens.

It's not going to make any top 10 lists or win any major awards, but it succeeds at being entertaining without requiring that you shut down your brain entirely to enjoy it.


55 of 87 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 76 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed