Box Office - 02/01/1999
"...The characters have intelligence and hidden talents. The sci-fi/horror genre could take a lesson from THE FACULTY..."
Los Angeles Times - 12/25/1998
"...It's a consistently funny and clever teen horror flick....This well-crafted film plugs into universal teenage fears and emotions..."
Uncut - 01/01/2004
"[A] lot of fun to watch."
The story of a group of high school students - loners, leaders, hipsters, nerds, brains and jocks - who make the terrifying discovery that their teachers are from another planet. With this knowledge they are forced to band together to save their school and town from alien domination.
Description by Buena Vista Home Entertainment.:
This hip and edgy thriller from the director of FROM DUSK TILL DAWN and the writer of SCREAM and SCREAM 2 sizzles with a hot young cast including Elijah Wood (THE LORD OF THE RINGS Trilogy), Josh Hartnett (PEARL HARBOR), and R&B superstar Usher Raymond! When some very creepy things start happening around school, the kids at Herrington High make a chilling discovery that confirms their worst suspicions: their teachers really are from another planet! As mind-controlling parasites rapidly begin spreading from the faculty to the students' bodies, it's ultimately up to the few who are left -- an unlikely collection of loners, leaders, nerds, and jocks -- to save the world from alien domination! Also starring Robert Patrick (TERMINATOR 2), Famke Janssen (X-MEN), and Jon Stewart (TV's THE DAILY SHOW) in a great cast -- don't miss the unstoppable excitement of this unpredictably smart and scary hit!
Alien Encounters |
Alien Invasions |
Alien Life Forms |
Sci-Fi / Horror / Fantasy |
Teenage Fantasy Adventure |
Teenage Girls |