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Ben 10: Alien Swarm (2009)

TV Movie  -   -  Adventure | Family | Sci-Fi  -  25 November 2009 (USA)
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Our world is threatened with an imminent invasion from a swarming alien menace. And there is only one hero brave enough, smart enough and tough enough to fight back - Ben Tennyson!

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A feature film based on the TV show centered on Ben Tennyson, a boy who can transform into 10 different alien creatures with the help of a device called the Omnitrix.

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Big Chill / Humongousaur (voice) (as Dee Baker)
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Our world is threatened with an imminent invasion from a swarming alien menace. And there is only one hero brave enough, smart enough and tough enough to fight back - Ben Tennyson!

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In the scene where Kevin presents Ben with the car, Kevin can be seen wearing his mechanic's smock with the name patch "Kev" on the front; which he occasionally wears in season 3 of the animated series. See more »

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Gwen Tennyson: Ben, did you ask Grandpa Max if we could use the Comm Center?
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Outdoes Race Against Time in every way
9 March 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Alien Swarm is not as good as the cartoons series Ben 10, Alien Force and Ultimate Alien, but in every way it outdoes the disappointing-but-better-than-its-reputation Race Against Time. While the pace could have steadied a bit and it is lacking a bit in emotional depth particularly in the first half(though Ben does develop very well), the direction is far more assured and the actors fit the parts much better and feel more comfortable.

The production values are also an improvement, the photography, lighting and locations are very reasonable for a TV movie, and the effects are pretty great, especially with Big Chill and in the finale. The soundtrack is rousing, the script has its humorous and thought-provoking moments, the story unfolds very nicely with a strong underlying mystery and the action is well-choreographed particularly in the chase sequences.

Overall, a surprisingly good film and outdoes Race Against Time in every way. 8/10 Bethany Cox


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