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Inner city teens OWN alien invaders in 1st Attack the Block trailer
Jun 25, 2015

We can't quite tell, when watching the trailer for Battle: Los Angeles, whether the aliens or the soldiers have the upper hand. But if there's one thing we most definitely CAN tell from the first trailer for Attack the Block—when those aliens land in the UK and have to face down a street gang, those invaders are going to be TOAST.

If you text during Attack the Block, star will 'bite your ass off'
Dec 15, 2012

The kids of Attack the Block fought off an alien invasion. Think they're gonna let YOU get away with anything?

Hot U.K. sci-fi film might not play U.S. because it's in English
Dec 14, 2012

A new British sci-fi film was one of the hottest must-see movies at last week's South By Southwest film festival. But it might not get a U.S. release ... because it's in English.

Attack of the Block's NSFW red-band trailer is @#$!-ing awesome
Dec 14, 2012

Take an inner city slum, an alien invasion and Nick Frost from Shaun of the Dead and Paul. Blend thoroughly. When finished, slice it into two-and-a-half minutes, taking care to leave the foul language intact. Voila! Now serving the red-band trailer for Attack the Block.

Why you won't need bathroom breaks during Attack the Block
Dec 14, 2012

"We were doing something people don't do in the UK that often," said writer/director Joe Cornish about the thrilling alien invasion film Attack the Block. "We were trying to make an adventure film, a fantasy film, a chase film."