Director: Gareth Edwards
Plot: In the near future, a cynical newspaper photographer tries to help his boss’ daughter get back to the USA, after both are stranded in a Mexico which has become inhabited by giant extra-terrestrial monsters. As their journey takes them deeper into dangerous territory, so more about their personalities and lives is revealed.
In Five Words: Characters. Metaphorical. Journey. Anti-blockbuster. Budget.
See this if you like… Children of Men (2006), District 9 (2009) or The Road (2009)
Rating: 4 out of 5