While we might have to wait a bit longer for Dune: Part Two, sci-fi enthusiasts can still look forward to a new offering in 2023: The Creator. Directed by Garth Davis, known for his work on Rogue One, this highly anticipated movie is poised to hit both standard and IMAX screens, promising an immersive experience for viewers.
Critics are lauding The Creator as “visually stunning” and have granted it a “Fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes (69% positive at the time of publication). However, the ultimate judgment lies with the audience, so you’ll want to catch it for yourself.
Here’s everything you need to know about watching The Creator, and you can get started right away!
How to watch The Creator?
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As of now, “The Creator” is not available for streaming on any platform or for digital on-demand viewing at home. It is expected to become available for streaming and digital on-demand at a later date, although specific details regarding when and where have not been disclosed yet. Hulu in the US and Disney Plus in the UK are likely platforms, given that 20th Century Studios is a subsidiary of Disney. Once more information on at-home viewing options becomes available, this post will be updated.
“The Creator” is set for an exclusive worldwide release in movie theatres on Friday, September 29, with early screenings available on Thursday, September 28. The film will also be shown on IMAX screens where applicable.
To discover IMAX showings or where the movie is playing in traditional formats near you, you can visit Fandango for a complete list of locations, showtimes, and formats. Alternatively, if you have a preferred movie theatre, you can check their website to see if they will be screening “The Creator.”
Here’s a bit more about “The Creator”: Directed and co-written by Garth Davis (with Chris Weitz), the film is set in a future where humans are at war with artificial intelligence. John David Washington portrays Joshua, a former special forces agent recruited to eliminate the Creator, an advanced AI that has developed a mysterious weapon posing a threat to humanity’s survival. However, when Joshua discovers that the weapon is an AI in the form of a young child, he begins to question his mission.
The film also stars Gemma Chan, Ken Watanabe, Sturgill Simpson, Madeleine Yuna Voyles, and Allison Janney.