Box Office - 12/04/2010 4 stars out of 5 -- "Bridges is sensational again, here in a groundbreaking performance. This reboot is blockbuster entertainment..."
Los Angeles Times - 12/16/2010
"LEGACY is beautifully constructed. The ribbons of light that trail the Lightcycles as they race across the grid are mesmerizing, with the overall 3-D effect something of an ethereal stunner..."
Entertainment Weekly - 12/15/2010
"It's a sleeker, sharper, far more visually intoxicating machine dream of a movie, with a darkly liquid electronic texture of its own." -- Grade: B
Rolling Stone - 12/17/2010 3 stars out of 4 -- "The special effects are award-caliber in this sequel to the 1982 TRON, the pioneering cult film in computer technology."
USA Today - 12/17/2010
"[A] sleek-looking reboot. It's all about the whiz-bang special effects and the return of Jeff Bridges -- always the coolest guy in any space, cyber or otherwise."
Chicago Sun-Times - 12/17/2010 3 stars out of 4 -- "[The film] hits the ground running, in a 3-D sound and light show that plays the eyes and ears..."
Empire - 3 stars out of 5 -- "This is a movie of astonishing high-end gloss, fused to a pounding Daft Punk soundtrack, populated with sleek sirens and chiseled hunks, boasting electroluminescent landscapes..."
Total Film - 12/06/2010 3 stars out of 5 -- "This is an architect's mind at work -- Kosinski's background -- and he proves himself a highly imaginative level designer....Daft Punk's score paints its own sombre, synthy soundscapes..."
Film Comment - 05/01/2011
"[I]t's 2010's most visually engaging blockbuster. Expanding upon Moebius's original designs, every imminently shattered surface is satiny or shimmering with light..."
The Master Control Program is booted back up in this revamped TRON continuation that sees the return of original star Jeff Bridges as Kevin Flynn, the brilliant computer programmer whose disappearance leads his son, Sam (Garrett Hedlund), to search for him in and out of the computer world. Original director and co-writer Steven Lisberger produces the new film, which is helmed by commercial director Joseph Kosinski. James Frain, Olivia Wilde, Beau Garrett, and Michael Sheen also star, with Bruce Boxleitner returning as Alan Bradley and Tron, the heroic protagonist of the original film.
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