Code 8 Reviews

January 10, 2020
In many instances, Code 8 is exhilarating, gruesome, and touching, and its unique premise may very well be appreciated across genres.
December 13, 2019
Noteworthy more for its ambition than execution, this science-fiction crime thriller features strong production values but a wobbly script.
December 13, 2019
Humorless but unpretentious, the film will play well with those seeking new takes on superhero tropes... while others will resent having a still-viable non-comics genre infected by angsty mutants.
December 13, 2019
Code 8 works better as a proof of concept than a standalone sci-fi thriller, serving up fascinating world-building with a fairly basic story.
December 12, 2019
Essentially a humbler, grungier indie "X-Men" without the same dependence on splashy effects, "Code 8" is a solid genre effort from director Jeff Chan.
December 9, 2019
Either way, it's a lot of future to absorb in 98 minutes. But in the spirit of the movie I say: More powers to him.
December 8, 2019
Jeff Chan's futuristic CODE 8 hits hard with the struggle of fringe dwellers with supernatural powers in a harsh society.
December 6, 2019
Code 8 is an electrifying film featuring ordinary people with powers in a tough world. It's a gritty and realistic take that's a nice change of pace in the superhero genre.
December 6, 2019
The ideas outpace the action in a movie that's clearly been made with passion and intelligence, but without the kind of zip that this kind of story demands.
December 2, 2019
An investment that definitely paid off, Code 8 is a thrill a minute must-see that delivers a fresh take on superpowers and features a scene-stealing performance from Robbie Amell.