Extraterrestrial (2012)

When Julio wakes up in a strange apartment after a night of partying, he's pleasantly surprised to discover it belongs to a beautiful one-night-stand he can't remember - Julia. What's already an awkward situation is made even… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Release Date: June 15, 2012
DVD Release Date: July 17, 2012
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Critic Score: 69% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

It's easy to settle in for the oddball charms of this tale of love among the ruins.

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Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times

As comedies go, it's as dry as bleached bones in the desert, but you can't blame Vigalondo for taking another shot at cleverness.

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Anton Bitel
Grolsch Film Works

Few alien invasion films are this charming, this witty, and this free of aliens.

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Andrew O'Hehir

A bone-dry and nearly pitch-perfect combo of romantic comedy, absurdist farce and alien-invasion drama...

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Andrew Lapin

There is originality, certainly. But Vigalondo teased us with the moon and the stars, and delivered only the terrestrial.

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Matt Donato
We Got This Covered

Extraterrestrial comes out of left field with characteristic charm and unexpected plotlines, but it delights nonetheless.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

A tiresome roundelay of lies, lust and leaping paranoia.

Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News

Quirky, but infinitely more interesting than big-budget Hollywood cousins.

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Paul Chambers
Movie Chambers

"Extraterrestrial" becomes a comedy of one-lie-after-another. And, a great deal of it is funny/interesting enough to keep you locked into the story, even as you wait and wait and wait for the aliens TO DO SOMETHING.

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Flixster Audience Score: 40% Flixster User Reviews
Lorenzo von Matterhorn
<i>"How big is it?" "Four miles wide!"</i> Everyone knows what to do if one morning the sky would be absolutely full of UFOs:… More
Walter M.
"Extraterrestrial" starts with Julio(Julian Villagran) waking up in an unfamiliar bed, staring at a bra that does not belong to him. That's… More