|writer||David Leslie Johnson, Stacy Title, Jonathan Penner|
SynopsisColony revolves around a group of survivors forced underground by the next ice age. There, they must fight to preserve humanity against a savage threat.
It's described as "The Birds" with bugs.
The Colony is a sharp-looking survival thriller that’s actually a zombie movie in disguise. The baddies here aren’t technically zombies, but they’re set up just be be mowed down and massacred much like they are in the horror fare that’s so popular today. At least they’re slaughtered in an interesting environment – one that harkens back to claustrophobic terrors like Aliens and the more recent film The Divide. But The Colony suffers from too many half-assed ideas, unfortunately, making the showdown at the end feel terribly anti-climactic. It’s got a lot going for it, especially the terrific cast, but in the end it’s nothing more than a glossy cinematic shrug. …Read More