The Grey
The Grey (2012)

In The Grey, Liam Neeson leads an unruly group of oil-rig roughnecks when their plane crashes into the remote Alaskan wilderness. Battling mortal injuries and merciless weather, the survivors have only a few days to escape the icy elements… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: May 15, 2012
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Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
79%
Flixster
User Score
61%



Critic Score: 79% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The Grey is an exciting tale of survival, populated with fleshed-out characters and a surprising philosophical agenda.

Tom Charity
CNN.com

The Grey remains a genuinely gripping survival story and a refreshing change from stale urban action flicks.

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David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture

The Grey, despite moments of sublimity, is as predictable as a funeral. When Ottway angrily calls out to God, the nonanswer is sadly redundant.

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Justin Craig
FoxNews.com

"The Grey" is a film that reminds us how fortunate we are to be sitting in a theater or at home on the couch and not suffering frostbite, hypoxia and being in the dastardly predicament of having giant wolf fangs ripping our innards inside out.

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James Berardinelli
ReelViews

The Grey is about raging against the dying of the light but also about accepting it with peace once the fight has been lost.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

Somewhere along the line, apparently, it was decided that having men fight for their lives is not enough to hang a movie on. It has to be a movie about Big Ideas.

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Laura Kern
Film Comment Magazine

In the case of The Grey, less would have decidedly been more.

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Laremy Legel
Film.com

Three-fifths of a solid film!

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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

Hold on tight. It's a true call of the wild.

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Tom Glasson
Concrete Playground

It's 'Man vs Wild Wolf' in this suspenseful Alaskan survival film.

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
Jens S.
One of the most audacious examples of false marketing ever. There are very few wolf attacks, there is very little Liam Neeson kicking ass. It's mostly… More
Spencer Macklin
Gritty, suspenseful flick. Overall a good viewing experience
Al S
A wickedly pulse-pounding and wild ride from start to finish. An instant classic. A fresh, furious and tremendously original piece of action film. An… More
UUd Irawan Yudha Ariyanto
Survival Drama with information to survive. (+) Liam Neelson always teach me in survival situation (-) If you curious about the trailer that he fight the… More
xGary Xx
In this wilderness adventure that pits man versus nature, hunter Liam Neeson becomes the hunted as he leads a handful of plane crash survivors through the most… More
MisterYoda ?
2 and a half