‘Morgan’ is definitely artificial and not very intelligent

Share with your friends: I still haven’t a clue as to why there’s been such a resurgence in films based on the hypothetical risks and benefits of artificial intelligence. Alex Garland did a pretty bang-up job with Ex Machina last year, creating something as esoteric and thoughtful as it was thrilling. What Morgan is presupposing is that maybe it’s time to close up the well in the genre, or at least leave it to people better suited. This is a thriller haphazardly disguised as sci-fi, all leading to the same boilerplate pseudo-philosophical revelation that humans’ god complex can only bring ruin. Corporate risk consultant Lee Weathers (Kate Mara) is sent to a remote location to survey Morgan (Anya Taylor-Joy), the being produced by a team of scientists. Morgan’s been getting…


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