Monsters (2010)

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Director : Gareth Edwards
Starring : Scoot McNairy, Whitney Able UK  1h 34m

While going  through a healthy size list of Lofi Scifi movies I found a series of beautiful and haunting movies, mostly dealing with time and space travel, but not many dealing with aliens, than I finally got around to watching  Monsters which was an answer for the missing aliens but also maintained the haunting and emotional side of this genre.

A NASA deep space probe crash lands in Mexico, spreading extraterrestrial life form into north Mexico and America, a wall is soon erected to keep the United States safe, and both armies battle to keep the alien life contained in an infected zone. A photojournalist Andrew Kaulder (Scoot McNairy) is tasked with the job of collecting and escorting his editors daughter  Samantha Wynden (Whitney Able)back to the USA before the infected zone is totally closed off, he finds her in a hospital and the start their journey home, but the train they are on is stopped as the tracks are damaged and the pair then have to hitch hike for the rest of the journey home.

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