Xtro (1983)

For those with a taste for the repugnant comes this gory blood-and-guts fest that tells the horrific story of a British fellow who gets kidnapped by aliens and three years later is returned carrying infectious spores that have transformed… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1983
DVD Release Date: September 20, 2005
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dustin Putman

Xtro may be morbid, unsettling, and even upsetting--it pushes upon boundaries and then crosses them--but it's a bonafide original in the genre.

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Douglas Pratt

a cheap-looking amalgam of previously used horror effects, with not a single fresh idea of its own except to jam them together in one place.

Andreas Samuelson

Ranges from bad sci-fi to stereotypical B-horror to British TV-like drama to Child's Play-like slasher to... just plain weird

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Flixster Audience Score: 36% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Decent Alien Rip-off, Xtro doesn't cover new ground in terms of alien themed horror films, but is a fun little B movie that boasts some memorable moments.… More
Luke Baldock
A cruel and absurd cinematic gem. Only a British film could be so off-beat and terrifying at the same time. It had the uncomfortable atmosphere of Don't… More
Christian C
Aj V
I really didn't care for this weird sci-fi alien movie, the story doesn't make much sense for one thing, and none of the actors are very good either.… More
Lee ?
A bit of low-budget Alien fun from Britain. Not a great film of course but it has enough memorable moments to it, from a bit of Alien rape, cheesy gore effects,… More
Greg S
A man mysteriously disappears for three years, then returns to the family he left behind changed. A British undercover alien movie that seems pretty standard,… More