4 stars out of 5 -- "Bridges is sensational again, here in a groundbreaking performance. This reboot is blockbuster entertainment..."
Box Office - Pete Hammond (12/04/2010)
"LEGACY is beautifully constructed. The ribbons of light that trail the Lightcycles as they race across the grid are mesmerizing, with the overall 3-D effect something of an ethereal stunner..."
Los Angeles Times - Betsy Sharkey (12/16/2010)
"It's a sleeker, sharper, far more visually intoxicating machine dream of a movie, with a darkly liquid electronic texture of its own." -- Grade: B
Entertainment Weekly - Owen Gleiberman (12/15/2010)
3 stars out of 4 -- "The special effects are award-caliber in this sequel to the 1982 TRON, the pioneering cult film in computer technology."
Rolling Stone - Peter Travers (12/17/2010)
"[A] sleek-looking reboot. It's all about the whiz-bang special effects and the return of Jeff Bridges -- always the coolest guy in any space, cyber or otherwise."
USA Today - Claudia Puig (12/17/2010)
3 stars out of 4 -- "[The film] hits the ground running, in a 3-D sound and light show that plays the eyes and ears..."
Chicago Sun-Times - Roger Ebert (12/17/2010)
3 stars out of 5 -- "This is a movie of astonishing high-end gloss, fused to a pounding Daft Punk soundtrack, populated with sleek sirens and chiseled hunks, boasting electroluminescent landscapes..."
Empire - Nick De Semlyen
3 stars out of 5 -- "This is an architect's mind at work -- Kosinski's background -- and he proves himself a highly imaginative level designer....Daft Punk's score paints its own sombre, synthy soundscapes..."
Total Film - Jonathan Crocker (12/06/2010)
"[I]t's 2010's most visually engaging blockbuster. Expanding upon Moebius's original designs, every imminently shattered surface is satiny or shimmering with light..."
Film Comment - Film Comment Staff (05/01/2011)