Opening

91% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Jul 11
100% Boyhood Jul 11
15% Rage Jul 11
21% A Long Way Down Jul 11
—— The Class Of '92 Jul 08

Top Box Office

17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $37.1M
23% Tammy $21.6M
85% 22 Jump Street $9.8M
30% Deliver Us from Evil $9.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $9.0M
48% Earth to Echo $8.4M
49% Maleficent $6.2M
54% Jersey Boys $5.2M
24% Think Like a Man Too $4.9M
90% Edge of Tomorrow $3.7M

Coming Soon

—— The Purge: Anarchy Jul 18
—— Sex Tape Jul 18
36% Wish I Was Here Jul 18
—— Hercules Jul 25
—— Lucy Jul 25

Premieres Tonight

—— The Almighty Johnsons: Season 1
—— Hemlock Grove: Season 2

New Episodes Tonight

61% Crossbones: Season 1
82% Girl Meets World: Season 1
—— The Legend of Korra: Season 3

Discuss Last Night's Shows

25% Black Box: Season 1
100% Defiance: Season 2
40% Dominion: Season 1
41% Gang Related: Season 1
86% Maron: Season 2
94% Rectify: Season 2
—— Rookie Blue: Season 5
84% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
44% Working the Engels: Season 1

Soylent Green Reviews

Page 1 of 2
Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

It would have made a great episode of The Twilight Zone, but feature length is too much for its premise.

| Original Score: 2/5

January 11, 2003
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

| Original Score: 2/5

March 27, 2004
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...a movie based on an ending. And if you can't figure out that ending ten minutes into the movie, you aren't paying attention.

Full Review Source: Movie Metropolis | Original Score: 5/10

September 14, 2009
Douglas Pratt
DVDLaser

The film was a typical seventies sci-fi effort, scientifically illiterate and unimaginatively composed.

| Original Score: 2/5

June 15, 2007
John Esther
Pasadena Weekly

The SNL skits are better

| Original Score: 1/5

August 2, 2003
A.H. Weiler
New York Times
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Their 21st-century New York occasionally is frightening but it is rarely convincingly real.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2.5/5

May 9, 2005
Don Druker
Chicago Reader
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Uneven and slightly muddled futuristic horror story -- not really science fiction, more like an antipollution PSA gone berserk.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

June 5, 2007
Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

Not well thought-out and a genuine disappointment for all its visibility in the popular conversation

Full Review Source: Film Freak Central | Original Score: 2/4

June 20, 2011

Variety
Top Critic IconTop Critic

The somewhat plausible and proximate horrors in the story of Soylent Green carry the production over its awkward spots to the status of a good futuristic exploitation film.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 5, 2007

TV Guide's Movie Guide

A sluggishly directed look at life and death in the 21st century.

Full Review Source: TV Guide's Movie Guide | Original Score: 2.5/4

June 5, 2007
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 3/5

December 2, 2002
Michael Szymanski
Zap2it.com

| Original Score: 3/5

November 7, 2002
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

| Original Score: 4/5

July 25, 2002
Nick Schager
Slant Magazine

Thanks to Phil Hartman's riotous Saturday Night Live impersonation of Charlton Heston's hysterical detective from Soylent Green, people who've never seen Richard Fleischer's film know its surprise ending.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine

August 22, 2003
Chris Nashawaty
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: B

March 24, 2011
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Good, solid stuff, assembled efficiently enough to be pretty persuasive.

Full Review Source: Time Out

February 9, 2006
Shane Burridge
rec.arts.movies.reviews

It's a rare film that makes death a pleasant and more preferable alternative than living

Full Review

January 1, 2000
Jeremiah Kipp
Filmcritic.com

It's quite an amusing movie.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

August 10, 2003
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

| Original Score: 4/5

October 4, 2003
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Modestly entertaining.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: B

May 9, 2006
Page 1 of 2
Find us on:                     
Help | About | Jobs | Critics Submission | Press | API | Licensing | Mobile