Rotten Tomatoes

Movies / TV

    Celebrity

      No Results Found

      View All
      Movies Tv shows Shop News Showtimes

      Skellig

      PG 2009 1 hr. 42 min. Drama List
      Reviews 46% 250+ Ratings Audience Score A young boy (Bill Milner) befriends an angel (Tim Roth) who tries to help his sick sister. Read More Read Less

      Where to Watch

      Skellig

      Prime Video

      Rent Skellig on Prime Video, or buy it on Prime Video.

      Audience Reviews

      View All (45) audience reviews
      Audience Member I thought it a touching story overall, but doesn't really develop the characters including the main one in the story until the very end which is kind of bizarre Rated 3 out of 5 stars 01/13/23 Full Review Audience Member It is terrible. after reading the book I sat down to watch this "thing". I recommend you skip this film. Rated 2.5 out of 5 stars 01/20/23 Full Review Audience Member Great movie although they should've show mina's parents Rated 5 out of 5 stars 02/03/23 Full Review Audience Member One of the most boring movies I've watched, however the book was even worse. What's John Simm doing in something like this? Rated 2.5 out of 5 stars 02/17/23 Full Review Audience Member Absolutely loved this film! I read the book when I was in secondary school and never got round to watching the film so I finally have and I have gotta say, the film was better than the book but saying that, it was quite a few years ago that I read it so I may have forgotten how detailed it was/wasn't. Rated 5 out of 5 stars 02/15/23 Full Review don s Based on a children's novel, this is a family friendly British TV movie with fantasy elements. It teaches the lesson that things are not always what they appear. It moves a bit slowly and doesn't explore the origins of Skellig, but overall it is enjoyable and has a satisfying ending. Decent. Rated 3 out of 5 stars 03/31/23 Full Review Read all reviews Post a rating

      Cast & Crew

      Critics Reviews

      View All (3) Critics Reviews
      PJ Nabarro Patrick Nabarro I can't help but feel if the film hadn't been quite so reverent to its source material, it could have fashioned a more distinctive end-result. Rated: 3/5 Nov 5, 2018 Full Review Brian Costello Common Sense Media Fantasy mixes with emotionally intense family drama. Rated: 4/5 Mar 1, 2013 Full Review Brian Orndorf BrianOrndorf.com Even though I haven't had the honor of reading his book, I'm fairly sure Almond deserves an apology for this film. Rated: D+ Sep 27, 2010 Full Review Read all reviews

      Movie Info

      Synopsis A young boy (Bill Milner) befriends an angel (Tim Roth) who tries to help his sick sister.
      Director
      Annabel Jankel
      Screenwriter
      Irena Brignull
      Rating
      PG (Language|Thematic Elements|Some Peril)
      Genre
      Drama
      Original Language
      English
      Release Date (Streaming)
      Jan 8, 2017
      Sound Mix
      Dolby Digital
      Most Popular at Home Now