Overall Rank: 12211
Average Rating: 2.3/4
# of Ratings: 48
Theatrical Release Date: 01/10/1997
Genre: Horror, Thriller
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Peter Hyams
Actors: Penelope Ann Miller, Tom Sizemore, Linda Hunt, James Whitmore, Clayton Rohner, Chi Moui Lo
Plot: A South American researcher sends his findings to the Chicago Natural History Museum, but unwittingly carries something far worse back with him.
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Indyfreak - wrote on 07/24/2016
The Relic is a fun and suspenseful creature feature that combines the best of Alien and Jurassic Park to the gory proceedings. The monster responsible for the body count remains an impressive creation thanks to the practical effects and CGI work.
Yojimbo - wrote on 09/26/2012
Reasonably well shot, reasonably well acted and with reasonable effects but it's all been done so much better already. A decent enough creature feature that's worth watching if you've already seen Alien and Predator one too many times.
Chris Kavan - wrote on 07/12/2007
This is a run-of-the-mill science gone bad horror/thriller. You know - "don't mess with nature" kind of thing with a monster, some killings, etc. etc. Nothing new to see here, so go out and find something more appealing.
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