The Island of Dr. Moreau Reviews

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September 14, 2020
Thanks to special creature and makeup effects by Stan Winston, the various deformed fiends take center stage, showcasing diverting designs and a decent production value.
August 16, 2016
Roughly akin to watching a slow-motion train wreck in which the flames spread into the brush and become an out-of-control wildfire. What the hell happened?
March 11, 2008
September 23, 2005
May 6, 2005
April 27, 2005
Muddled effort.
February 17, 2005
January 7, 2005
June 23, 2004
There's the obese Brando pretending to be God while dressed in gauzy white robes like a demented pope
July 1, 2003
In its final third, the movie goes to hell in more ways than Frankenheimer intended.
May 20, 2003
May 9, 2003
May 8, 2003
The most exciting characters are killed off too early, and what we're left with is a Satan's "Seasme Street."
April 4, 2003
March 16, 2003
March 5, 2003
I'm sure it looked good on paper. That and Kilmer's frighteningly apt mimicry of Brando's voice are about the only positive things I can say.
December 14, 2002
June 18, 2002
February 14, 2001
January 1, 2000
The movie keeps switching focus without ever getting its bearings, and when Brando exits earlier than expected, there's little but mayhem to fall back on.
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