A robotics engineer at a toy company builds a life-like doll that begins to take on a life of its own.
Jenna Davis, Allison Williams, Violet McGraw
- "There’s enough sardonic humor to keep the proceedings edgy enough, but it’s hard not to wish that the filmmakers would’ve taken a cue from their eponymous villain and really pushed things past the boundaries of good taste."
- Slant Magazine
- "With a refreshing willingness to camp it up, the filmmakers take none of this too seriously and the conclusion is a satisfying one, though you can imagine the sequel possibilities instantly."
- Deadline Hollywood Daily
- "Johnstone’s film captures the same alchemical blend of heart, humor and havoc you find only rarely, in crossover classics like 'Gremlins,' and it yields more entertainment than most would-be blockbusters."