All reviews all the time! Home   Movies   Music   Video Games
4 DVDs 49 cents each!  |  Rent Dvds- Free Trial  |  Buy Movie Posters  

 Search Amazon
  
  Browse Movies 

 Browse by Genre 

 Other

All-Reviews.com Movie/Video Review
The Faculty

movie reviewmovie reviewmovie review out of 4

All-Reviews.com Movie Review: The Faculty

Starring: Elijah Wood, Piper Laurie
Director: Robert Rodriguez
Rated: R
RunTime: 90 Minutes
Release Date: December 1998
Genres: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi/Fantasy




Review by Ken
3½ stars out of 4

The writer of SCREAM (Kevin Williamson) teams up with Robert Rodriguez (the director of cult favourites like DESPERADO and FROM DUSK TILL DAWN) to deliver a reasonably entertaining sci-fi thriller concerning a group of high school students who discover that their teachers are actually aliens from outer space. Though not boasting much great dialogue and only a few genuinely suspenseful scenarios, the movie still succeeds in being fun throughout. The special effects are pretty cool too, and manage to avoid having a cheap look to them. Also, Williamson and Rodriguez are obviously huge admirers of John Carpenter's work; because they shamelessly borrow from Carpenter's all-time classic 'THE THING' in quite a number of scenes. You want proof? Go rent THE THING and watch it back-to-back with this. Then you'll see what I'm talking about.

More reviews:    Main  2   3   4  
Spider-Man
buy dvd
($17.38)

buy video
($15.99)

read the reviews

In Affiliation with AllPosters.com
Buy movie posters!


Home | Movies | Music | Video Games | Songs
Amazon.com | AllPosters.com | Half.com | Columbia House | Netflix

Copyright 1998-2002 All-Reviews.com
Privacy Policy |  Advertising Info |  Contact Us