Glass

Release Date: January 18th, 2019

PG-13 |2 hr 9 min

Plot Summary

David Dunn tries to stay one step ahead of the law while delivering vigilante justice on the streets of Philadelphia. His special talents soon put him on a collision course with the Beast -- the psychotic madman who has superhuman strength and 23 distinct personalities. Their epic showdown leads them to an encounter with the mysterious Elijah Price, the criminal mastermind who holds critical secrets for both men.

Cast: Bruce Willis, James McAvoy, Samuel L. Jackson, Sarah Paulson, Anya Taylor-Joy, Spencer Treat Clark, Charlayne Woodard, Adam David Thompson

Director: M. Night Shyamalan

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Blinding Edge Pictures, Blumhouse Productions

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: 2010s , Suspenseful , Revenge , Rivalry , Tense , Quest , Dark , Escape , Emotional

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Mr. Shyamalan’s movies have often been turgid in a distinctive way, with overtones of lofty sadness, and dramatized deliberately or violently, but seldom spontaneously. This one follows the pattern, for not so good and worse. It’s a lofty letdown. show more

  • 50
    Fionnuala HalliganScreen International

    Despite the pyrotechnics of McAvoy’s performances and Willis’s grounded conviction, there’s just not enough here past the high concept of “what if real people were superheroes?”. show more

  • 60
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    As a trilogy-closer, it's a mixed bag, tying earlier narrative strands together pleasingly while working too hard (and failing) to convince viewers Shyamalan has something uniquely brainy to offer in the overpopulated arena of comics-inspired stories. show more

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