Sign up for your 2 week free trial

Carriers (2009)



Write review

3.5 out of 10 No bad but not great
Nuala from Dublin, 29 Jun 2010
This is a beautifully shot film and I liked the idea of it but it was just not strong enough in its story. Also, the central characters were very one dimensional and unlikeable for the most part. I wanted more. That said, this is not a west of time, the story is well enough told and it keeps you interested. It sets up the enigma well enough it just doesn’t resolve it satisfactorily and there are better “doomsday” films out there (“Road” not being one of them)
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 1 found this review helpful
1 Comments...   (Show comments)   leave a comment
4 out of 10 Interesting
Wolf from Clare, 27 Dec 2010
I didn't expect this to be very good having read the story line. But the characters really made this film a classic. Its a road trip, 'not-quite-zombie' film that has a sort of sad undertone to it. It leaves you a lot more involved in the story than expected and I really enjoyed it. You might want a feel good movie to follow though! Great entertainment.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
2.5 out of 10 Unfulfilling...
Karolyn from Carlow, 09 Jun 2010
The cast and acting are very acceptable, but the chasing and rage that we have come to expect from 'the infected' in movies like this is badly missing. The story focuses specfically around the two main characters (brothers) and we never get to find out the bigger picture. Disappointing and unfulfilling.
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
3.5 out of 10 A low budget , disaster road movie,
Christina from Kerry, 12 Jul 2010
However , we enjoyed it (without fast forwarding any of it)! I would say it was a realistic portrayal of young people trying to surive , the ending is open , but life is. If your idea of a disaster movie is 2012 , it is not for you!
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
1.5 out of 10 Crap and carry
Kathleen from Dublin, 13 Jun 2010
A half decent story line ruined by terrible acting and extremely irritating characters. Carry yourself as far away as possible from this one!!!!
Was this review helpful to you? 
0 people out of 0 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
  

What's it about....
In Alex and David Pastor‘s "Carriers", no one is safe from the viral pandemic threatening to wipe out the human race. Determined to elude the deadly virus, Danny (Lou Taylor Pucci), his brother Brian (Chris Pine), his girlfriend Bobby (Piper Perabo) and Danny‘s school friend Kate (Emily VanCamp) speed across the Southwestern U.S. to reach a place of possible safety. Encouraged by a childhood memory, Danny has convinced the group that a secluded surfer beach in the Gulf of...

(read more)






CUSTOMER ALSO RENTED
  • View The Wire Season 4
  • View Japanese Story
  • View Fright Night (Blu-ray)
  • View Tristan And Isolde
  • View Shadow Dancer
  • View Disturbia
  • View Killer Elite (Blu-ray)
  • View Drugstore Cowboy
  • View Chloe (Blu-ray)
  • View Leon
  • View The Haunting In Conecticut 2: Ghosts Of Georgia
  • View Love/Hate Series 4
  • View Kramer vs Kramer
  • View St. Trinians 2: Legend of Frittons Gold (Blu-ray)
  • View Stoker
  • View Under The Sand
  • View Let Me In (Blu-ray)
  • View Slumdog Millionaire
  • View A Serious Man (Blu-ray)
  • View Dredd (Blu-ray)
  • View Legion (Blu-ray)
  • View Flags Of Our Fathers (Blu-ray)
  • View The Day of the Jackal
  • View The A-Team (Blu-ray)
  • View Intimate Strangers
  • View 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • View Desert Saints
  • View A Prophet (Blu-ray)
  • View Angels and Demons
  • View Smallville Season 3
  • View Saving Private Ryan
  • View Cyrus
  • View A Bronx Tale
  • View Retreat
  • View Peter Pan (Animated)
  • View Sex And The City 2
  • View Man On A Ledge
  • View Bill Bailey Bewilderness Live
  • View I Dont Know How She Does It (Blu-ray)
  • View Broken Embraces (Blu-ray)