About

Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most surreal, horrifying event of their lives.

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Directed by

Matt Reeves

Written by

Drew Goddard (Screenplay)

Runtime

85 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Some Thing Has Found Us

Cast

Keywords

supernatural military monster escape found footage giant monster kaiju survival horror friends fight alien rescue disaster usa panic camcorder aftercreditsstinger helicopter chaos quarantine skyscraper

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Lists

#394 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire