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6.9 out of 10

The Faculty

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Overall 8
Audio 8

The Faculty Review

19 August 2012
  • Excerpt: Herrington High has a unique way of solving their budget deficit, turning all of their faculty into mindless alien drones who perform what is asked of them on a whim. That’s clever. Clever is also this script, even if it’s impossible to ignore that screeplay writer Kevin Williamson is trying his darndest to give the Scream concept another go.
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Overall 7

The Faculty

24 July 2012
  • Conclusion: The Faculty falls short of horror movie greatness, but it is enjoyable piece of entertainment that clearly belongs to the genre's late-'90s youth movement that writer Kevin Williamson embodied. Though not too characteristic of Robert Rodriguez's work (probably because it is one of just two movies he directed without writing), he brings a competence to guide the largely unproven young cast through a fairly standard regiment of twists and deaths.
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Movie overall 8

The Faculty Blu-ray Review

14 June 2012
  • Conclusion: The Faculty might very well have been a far lesser picture considering all the cliché, a lack of dramatic twists, and a fairly typical finale, but consider a strong group of well-writen core characters, quality acting from a diverse and well-known cast, and Director Robert Rodriguez's uncanny ability to craft a movie of more verve and rhythm than the garden-variety filmmaker, and suddenly The Faculty ascends from passable time-killer sort of fare to a defining movie in...
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