The Faculty


(out of 5)

A group of teenagers begin to wise up to the fact that their high school teachers have become taskmasters, not because of an increased work ethic at their financially beleaguered school, but because their bodies have been taken over by aliens. One by one the faculty members are turned into otherworldly beings, retaining their human exteriors, while the students themselves are hunted down in a forgettable, by-the-numbers horror film that tries to inject some comedy and style into otherwise familiar trappings without much success. The young cast pulls off their credible involvement, and the group of terrific adults leading the fray, including , and , do marvelous work, but the visual effects are terrible and the scares never quite match up to the humour.

USA, 1998

Directed by

Story by , , Screenplay by

Cinematography by

Produced by

Music by

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by Robert Rodriguez



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s