Summary: The story is about a typical high school full of typical cliques and characters - until the teachers and students start acting different - and a handful of students discover an alien parasite. Now all they have to do is find a way to stop it. This movie is scary and gross.
Excerpt: Elijah Wood and the usual collection of high school stereotypes begin to suspect that the school is being taken over by aliens. Invasion of the Body Snatchers meets Buffy in one of Robert Rodriguez's early Hollywood projects.
Summary: Hard to get behind this sci-fi film fully. The plot is a little far-fetched and the action a little dumbed down. The cast is full of young actors at the start of their careers and they are all very watchable, but the film never quite picks up enough steam to be fully horrific or interesting, as I...
Summary: Growing up, this was definitely one of those movies that I watched probably on a monthly basis. As silly as the storyline is for a young crowd, and dare I say perhaps even now, this film is fun and entertaining.
Summary: Alright, I'll say it, I do love watching this movie. Anytime it showed up on HBO or Showtime, I tuned in and dropped off the face of the world, becoming totally entrapped by this silly little story which is somehow reminiscent of "Invasion of the Body Snatchers.
Summary: Before he stepped foot in a city of sin, before he terrorized an entire planet, Robert Rodriguez met the faculty. Starring so hot rising stars, this is a sci-fi/horror film that never really gets off the ground. OK, but nothing special.
Summary: Meanwhile, The Faculty is already 14 years old and nothing of its fascination is gone, mainly due to the charm of the film, the soundtrack, but also to the relatively unknown, now-famous actor-squad. A very entertaining film by Robert Rodriguez.
Conclusion: Yet again another cult classic movie from the awesome director Robert Rodriguez who made From dusk til dawn, Machete, Planet terror, Desperado and Sin city!! This is one of his early masterpieces about an alien invasion that starts at a school faculty slowly taking everyone over a bit like invasion...