They won't be able to see your review if you only submit your rating. Earth is under attack by big, alien robots. Thanks to a much better cast and the fact that things actually happen over the course of most of the runtime, Beyond Skyline is a far sight better than the original Skyline. With Earth saved, Audrey names the girl Rose after Mark's deceased wife. Uwais plays a young man who washes ashore, an amnesiac with a serious head injury whose past comes back to haunt him shortly after being nursed back to health by a young doctor. American sci-fi thriller directed by Liam O'Donnell as a sequel to 'Skyline' (2010). Please click the link below to receive your verification email. Once completely under their control, the aliens then remove the brains of the humans they've captured and use their energy. #BeyondSkyline @ Prambanan Temple, Yogyakarta, Indonesia", "Liam O'Donnell interview: Skyline, Beyond Skyline", "Uwais-Ruhiyan duo at it again in 'Beyond Skyline, "BEYOND SKYLINE Review: Frank Grillo Destroys All Monsters", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Beyond_Skyline&oldid=982029859, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles with disputed statements from June 2017, Articles containing potentially dated statements from June 2020, All articles containing potentially dated statements, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Samantha Jean as Elaine, a captive woman and the mother of Rose (originally played by, Tony Black as Jarrod in a flashback. I don't know what else to say about this movie, really. The girl, after she's born, ages very rapidly. Ingenious has been involved in the production of a diverse slate of films, including the award-winning Life of Pi, Avatar, Oscar-nominated Carol, Brooklyn and Selma, five films in the successful X-Men franchise, Rise of the Planet of the Apes and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Judy starring Renée Zellweger, Gurinder Chadha's Blinded by the Light, Bart Freundlich's After the Wedding starring Julianne Moore and Michelle Williams, and Benedict Andrews' Against All Enemies starring Kristen Stewart and Jack O'Connell, as well as acclaimed television programmes such as The Fall, Dr. Foster and The Honourable Woman. He's a good B-level action star. An old-school science-fiction B-movie complete with men in monster suits, Beyond Skyline will delight fans of genre films while leaving others bewildered. The percentage of Approved Tomatometer Critics who have given this movie a positive review. They find a car and head west. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Your email address will not be published. © Watchr Media • All rights reserved, The Frog Brothers Will Return This Halloween with Corey Feldman & Jamison Newlander, Friday the 13th Blu-ray Collection Replacement Discs, How to Get Yours from Scream Factory, Anthony Chisholm Dies, Oz Star and Tony-Nominated Actor Was 77. Posted by Phil on Aug 5, 2020 in action, All, drama, Film, horror, News, Posters, sci-fi, thriller | 0 comments. It is a direct sequel to the 2010 film Skyline, picking up where the first film left off. Budget:$ … Contributing writer for Movieweb since 2001. Of course, though, their fight scenes during the climactic act were the best of the bunch and it was actually kind of cool seeing Mark, Sua and the policeman (Yayan, whose character is never given a name) teaming up and kicking alien ass. A mother worried about her children tries to leave the subway, As she begins to walk out, she looks straight into the alien light, But he accidentally looks at the light too, They both join a large crowd of people, all hypnotized by the alien light, They all walk towards the light, lured by the aliens, Where they are all immediately sucked into the spaceship above, When taking individual people, the aliens send a beam of light directly into the person's eyes. All rights reserved. |, December 14, 2017 Thank you for supporting Live for Films (LFF) when you order using the link below. Vertical Entertainment has acquired Skylin3s, the third installment of the Skyline franchise, for North America, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa rights ahead of AFM. Rose leads freed bio-mechanical soldiers and humans in an assault on the other alien ships around the Moon, including the mothership. Get the freshest reviews, news, and more delivered right to your inbox! Kenyan soldiers come to rape, torture and kill but the 2 fight back. Not only there’s a new awesome poster for Skyline 3, the upcoming science-fiction movie sequel written and directed by Liam O’Donnell and starring Lindsey Morgan (yep, the actress who portrays Raven Reyes in the TV series The 100): (Click on the poster to enlarge.) Dedicated to providing highly-effective and collaborative solutions, Vertical leverages unparalleled relationships to maximize revenue across all streams. It's like if CSI: Miami got invaded by aliens - and Grillo is doing his best David Caruso. The film went on to screen at several genre film festivals including Toronto After Dark, Trieste Science+Fiction, Austin Other Worlds, Boston Sci-Fi Film Festival, Rio Grind Vancouver, and was the closing night film at the inaugural Cinepocalypse in Chicago on November 9. The Godfather Part II is considered one the best sequels of all time, but that doesn't mean the original Godfather was shit. [9][10][6][11] The finale of the film was shot in the Indonesian Prambanan temple complex, though the script suggests that it is located in Laos. A father has a recurring dream of losing his family. and to receive email from Rotten Tomatoes and Fandango. Honestly, I don't know if I'm gonna give this 2.5 or 3 stars, but I'll be straightforward and say that if I do give it 2.5, I had quite a bit of fun watching this regardless. [12][13], The first film had a PG-13 rating but the sequel was given an R rating by the MPAA. Though Sua insists on killing all the bio-mechanical soldiers, Mark convinces Sua to allow him to save Trent. If you are using an adblocker you will not see the link. It had some great effects but didn’t quite work in my opinion. Hope is as important a theme here as surviving, which is what these films generally tend to be like. Beyond Skyline tends to be goofy in the un-fun way. 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For 20 years, Ingenious has been at the forefront of investing in the global creative economy and in that time has raised and deployed over $10 billion. Mark, Audrey, Sarge and the baby escape from the spaceship which starts to repair itself. The screenplay is full of clichés and a complete mess, with action, detective story, crime, sci-fi, horror and martial arts. Liam O’Donnell wrote the script for the film, also wrote the script for the first film, will now direct as well as produce with Greg and Colin Strause serving as producers also. Strong on-a-budget FX help compensate for lousy writing in for-the-geeks programmer. There are no approved quotes yet for this movie. Perhaps it might not be a great movie like Evil Dead 2 or Aliens, the latter of which is the closest comparison point I can make, given their similarities. R (Language Throughout|Bloody Sci-Fi Violence), action, So, yea, looks like 3 stars it is. Using the child's blood and recovered alien technology, Harper develops a serum he believes will free the bio-mechanical soldiers from alien control and restore their human personality. There is no character development and we do not know anything about the lead characters. Though she destroys it, she unwittingly gives away their location to the alien ships searching for the human newborn child. Matthew Chausse will also produce. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. [15] On Metacritic, the film has a weighted average score of 46 out of 100, based on 8 critics, indicating "mixed or average reviews". (Wikipedia) |, August 23, 2018 Both Skyline and Beyond were made on the foreign pre-sales model outside of the studio system. When the ship crashes in Southeast Asia, he forges an alliance with a band of survivors to take back the planet once and for all. It was a fun, B-tier sci-fi/action flick. Sarge is badly wounded when he defends the baby from an alien. It is a direct sequel to the 2010 film Skyline, picking up where the first film left off. Uwais and Ruhian will also serve as fight choreographers on the film. It's one thing for James Cameron to wait almost 10 years to release Avatar 2, given that the original flick is the second most commercially successful movie of all time, domestically speaking that is. How Mark is able to find out who his son is is beyond me, but let's go with that. Please enter your email address and we will email you a new password. It is a direct sequel to the 2010 film Skyline, picking up where the first film left off. With only 72 hours to succeed, Rose is sent on a mission to the alien mothership to save humanity. Topics: Skyline 3, Beyond Skyline. Posted by Phil on Aug 5, 2020 in action, All, drama, Film, horror, News, Posters, sci-fi, thriller | 0 comments. She is played by a different actress in the sequel. It stars Frank Grillo, Bojana Novakovic, Iko Uwais, Callan Mulvey, Yayan Ruhian, Pamelyn Chee, Betty Gabriel, and Antonio Fargas. Looking for some great streaming picks? I remain "meh" on [Mr. Grillo], but I did admire this movie's near-lunatic genre-hopping. ...an almost mathematically perfect example of a great B movie. On Alien Day 2017, set photos were released to show what the aliens in Beyond Skyline looked like for the sequel. Reply.