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Critters Attack! (2019)

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Follows 20-year-old Drea, who reluctantly takes a job babysitting for a professor of a college she hopes to attend. Struggling to entertain the professor's children Trissy and Jake, along ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tashiana Washington ... Drea
Ava Preston ... Trissy Lacy
Jack Fulton ... Jake Lacy
Jaeden Noel ... Phillip
Dee Wallace ... Dee
Leon Clingman ... Ranger Bob
Pierre Malherbe Pierre Malherbe ... Backpacker Doug
Alex Jeaven Alex Jeaven ... Mandy
Tristan de Beer Tristan de Beer ... Gregory Sax
Ho Chow ... Chef Loong
Vash Singh ... Kevin Loong
Tanya van Graan ... Professor Lacy
Paul Snodgrass Paul Snodgrass ... Johnson
Ellectra Hartman Ellectra Hartman ... Ranger Carol
Joe Vaz ... Ranger Jonathan
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Follows 20-year-old Drea, who reluctantly takes a job babysitting for a professor of a college she hopes to attend. Struggling to entertain the professor's children Trissy and Jake, along with her own little brother Phillip , Drea takes them on a hike, unaware that mysterious alien critters have crash-landed and started devouring every living thing they encounter. Written by Xoqo

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Rated R for bloody creature violence | See all certifications »
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USA

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English

Release Date:

23 July 2019 (USA) See more »

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Critters Attack! See more »

Filming Locations:

Cape Town, South Africa

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Well that wasn't very good
14 July 2019 | by mikedegrootSee all my reviews

Critters has always been a cheesy hor/com franchise, but this iteration is just bad. It honestly feels more like a made for Nickelodeon special than an actual movie.

The "plot" is nonsensical and all over the place. I mean who finds a basketball shaped furball in the forest, whose mouth takes up half it's head and just says 'This must be some sort of wild animal who needs our help' and takes it home with them? While the ending of the movie is about as anticlimactic as it gets.

The acting and dialogue are amateurish at best and the "jokes" are seriously cringe-worthy. The effects are very poorly done and it's clear that that the critters are just hand puppets. Everything about it is half-assed and that's putting it nicely.

I'm a fan of cheesy horror movies and the original Critters films from the 80's, but there is seriously no way to look past the many flaws of this one and find any real enjoyment in it at all. The worst thing about it is that it's boring and that's the last thing a Critters movie should be. I'm giving it a generous 2/10.


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