Cargo Reviews

June 28, 2018
As it closes in on an unavoidably bleak ending, Cargo fails to generate much suspense, choosing mood and ambiance over bullet-ridden shootouts and violent beheadings.
June 1, 2018
It's like the film-makers have deliberately not embraced the ludicrous potential of the subject matter and there is thus an awkward tension between its sombre tone, the absurdity of its premise, and the flatness of its cliched narrative.
May 22, 2018
While its Australian setting is a bit of a deviation, Cargo adds little more to the formula concocted by Romero back in the '60s and '70s.
May 21, 2018
Beyond a nod to fracking and the clash between aborigines and Westerners, Yolanda Ramke and Ben Howling hardly bring anything new to the genre. [Full review in Spanish]
May 21, 2018
Adds absolutely nothing to the over-exposed "escape from zombies" quest genre -- save for the Australian setting.
May 21, 2018
It's an interesting, sometimes moving post-apocalyptic thriller. It's just not quite thrilling enough to get away with all of its ambitions.
May 16, 2018
Been there, undead that.
April 25, 2018
Thoomi and Andy become important to each other, but neither really understands or connects with the other in any but the shallowest ways, and the way she feels like a plot device more than an integral part of the story is a significant flaw.
April 23, 2018
Cargo makes the mistake of benching its menace, banishing the undead to blurred shots on the horizon, while doggedly pursuing its theme.