The Island Reviews

July 21, 2006
The film turns into one of those typically rousing Bay thrillers, with spectacular chases and grand stunts, the emotions of the story being more than enough to justify the mayhem.
January 17, 2013
The biggest flaw is that the pirates aren't particularly frightening or imposing, instead coming off as Peter Pan's Lost Boys all grown up -- to riff from Kentucky Fried Movie, they aren't tough and ruthless so much as they're rough and toothless.
March 9, 2008
December 20, 2005
If there were an award for the best performance by an actor in a scene with himself, it would go to The Island and Ewan McGregor.
July 23, 2005
March 21, 2003
Another one of Caine's big bombs!!
March 19, 2003
ragtag modern-day pirates live in a primitive island society, eschewing most forms of modern technology . . .They're kind of like Amish . . . only they're pirates