Create Game Lists on
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  Login Using Facebook

Fortress (1993) Movie Information

Your Rating:
Fortress (1993)
Buy Fortress (1993) DVD from AmazonBuy Fortress (1993) DVD from Amazon
        Play Trailer    Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to movie list 

Overall Rank:


Avg. Rating:


# of Ratings:



Action, Sci-Fi





Theater Date:



Stuart Gordon


Christopher Lambert
Kurtwood Smith
Loryn Locklin
Clifton Collins Jr.
Lincoln Kilpatrick
Jeffrey Combs





Plot Outline:

The future is under strict population control. When a husband and wife are caught at an emigration point with an illegal baby, they are sent to prison. Soon they learn they entire operation is run by a heartless corporation who use various forms of mind control on the prisoners. -- Chris Kavan

Related Movie Lists

movies of 1993 by skater4159 Every Science Fiction Film I've Ever Seen by Protozoid
Top Movie List by Jamie Movies of 1993 by Stoney McStonerson
Stuart Gordon by Protozoid Top Sci-Fi by Lugano777
action wish list 4 by cwchucky Movies I've seen by almanu
Top Sci-Fi by almanu Movies I Own by kordic

Quick Movie Reviews

Yojimbo 01/11/2013 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of

Typical of the kind of dumb sci-fi B-movie that became the staple of Christopher Lambert's career, this daft prison yarn gets increasingly ridiculous as it goes (it winds up with them being stalked by an intelligent lorry...)

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No

Full Movie Reviews


11/18/2007 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Better than I expected

I'm all for cheesy sci-fi movies with pretty bad acting and so I was surprised when I was given more than I bargained for with Fortress. Sure, it's still dated as the effects aren't what they could be now but it is actually a very watchable movie. Christopher Lambert makes a likeable hero and even the character of Karen doesn't come across as your typical damsel in distress, being able to hold her own. Kurtwood Smith plays the part of the villain well as he displays some depth in the character but it's the cell mates that I believe steal the movie. Abraham is an interesting character, showing what happens to people if they are in there for so long and then there's the all-important computer whizz played to perfection by Jeffrey Combs. D-Day is one of my favourite characters of his, he pla...

Rating of

read more +
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
Log In
Help on how to log into FilmCrave
Login with Facebook
Login with FilmCrave
What Members Are Doing
Movie Talk
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
My Wish List by bigman29
Need to see 2015 by Daniel
Watched in 2018 by tonks76
Top Films of 2014 by Neobowler
2018: Best to Worst by Nolane
Movies of 2018 by Stoney McStonerson
Highest Grossing Movies of All-Time (Adjusted) by Gabe
2017 Rated and Ranked by Chris Kavan




Contact FilmCrave Public Relations    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us


About us



Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use