To say that Lionsgate
’s sci-fi film “Voyagers
” never honors its true nature would be overstating the case and unfair to filmmaker well-intentioned Neil Burger
’s latest directorial effort. But as an initially thoughtful, would-be intelligent sci-fi morality tale that loses its way, there is something to be said about the manner in which “Voyagers
” undermines its considerate Aldous Huxley
-ian contemplation of human nature in the name of thrills, entertaining audiences, and simple-minded messaging.
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