Outland Reviews

August 20, 2019
It's all mechanical, basic, and boring... The story is predictable and the end result is obvious. [Full Review in Spanish]
August 8, 2012
The early-going intrigue maintains interest, but once the film starts shamelessly riffing on High Noon, all the excitement fritters away.
June 5, 2007
Connery and Boyle are fine, but the wholesale lifting of High Noon's plot certainly undermines interest.
June 5, 2007
The failure of director-writer Peter Hyams to put any weight whatever behind the moral issues (crude as they are) makes this merely violent nonsense.
Top Critic
January 26, 2006
Because both dialogue and direction are none too exciting, one's tired eyes wander endlessly over the space base sets.
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May 24, 2003
Hyams has directed a few sci-fi action thrillers including Capricorn One, Sudden Death, Timecop and 2010. This isn't his best.
January 1, 2000
This not-so-fast paced actioner is worthwhile watching if only for the Alien inspired sets and costumes.