The Faculty (1998) - Page 2 - BLOODY-DISGUSTING

Go Back   BLOODY-DISGUSTING > All Things Horror > Horror Movies > Modern Horror

Modern Horror Horror Movies of the 1990's - present.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-17-2013, 01:12 PM   #11
RomeroCarpenter Fan
Rotting Corpse
RomeroCarpenter Fan's Avatar
RomeroCarpenter Fan has no status.
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1,201

Originally Posted by klownz666 View Post
Rodriguez really has treated us to some great horror, from dusk till dawn, the faculty and planet terror! All great films and they make a very good night in getting pissed up having a horror session!
lol yep.
RomeroCarpenter Fan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2013, 03:30 PM   #12
Frey's Avatar
Frey is here to fulfill Ra's Al Ghul's destiny!
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Virginia
Posts: 1,830
Send a message via Yahoo to Frey

I hate being the negative nancy of the thread but I didnt really like this much. I havent seen it since it was in theaters so what I do remember of it I wasnt really impressed with. I do remember at the end when Elijah Wood and his love interest were talking I was able to see the bottom half of the boom mic hanging in view which I found to be a bit ridiculous. The best part of the movie for me was the cover of Another Brick In The Wall and that wasnt even great considering Layne Staley's vocals sounded similar to what I would imagne Bill Murray sounds like when he wakes up in the morning. All in all I thought it was pretty bad for a Rodriguez film.
Frey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2013, 01:49 AM   #13
Fresh Kill
zigwardScissorHands's Avatar
zigwardScissorHands is eating skittles, vomiting rainbows
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 167

This movie isn't one I would call a classic or anything but it is a whole lot of fun. Way to much fun. Its the sort of film I will watch and enjoy every time it happens to pop up on tv.
zigwardScissorHands is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2013, 09:48 PM   #14
Fresh Kill
Razorghost's Avatar
Razorghost is sick of the Nucks playoff failures.......ughh
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: B.C,Canada
Posts: 809

Just like a lot of other posters here I found this flick a lot of fun to watch and really enjoyed it.

There's something about teenagers coming together and rebelling against a greater cause that I find really entertaining, cause if you liked this movie chances are you would love Disturbing Behavior, one of my favorites made the same year as The Faculty, not quite horror but dark enough.
Razorghosts 2015 AGD

1. Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) - James Gunn
2. Aliens (1986) - James Cameron
3. Starship Troopers (1997) - Paul Verhoeven
4. Blade Runner (1982) - Ridley Scott

5. Europa Report (2013) - Sebastian Cordero
6. Porky's (1982) - Bob Clark
7. Swingers (1996) - Doug Liman
8. The Running Man (1987) - Paul Michael Glaser

9. Weekend at Bernies (1989) - Ted Kotcheff
10. Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010) - Eli Craig
Razorghost is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2013, 06:12 PM   #15
Rotting Corpse
bloodydollface's Avatar
bloodydollface is a shithead
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 1,081

I liked the fact that it was kind of off the wall. It wasn't your normal teenager high school bullshit movie.
bloodydollface is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2013, 11:03 AM   #16
Fresh Kill
Fanofhorror's Avatar
Fanofhorror has no status.
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Birmingham, UK
Posts: 418

I love this movie, i seen many times, really fun watch!
Fanofhorror is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-21-2013, 01:31 PM   #17
We'll Do You Last
FukO's Avatar
FukO is in love with Ramona Flowers!
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Standing over your Rotting Corpse!
Posts: 1,817

Pretty good movie. Effects were good, acting, story, you name it. Many cool moments but one in particular I really like with Josh and Famke close to the end of the movie when she loses her head. I love Joshes line, "Fuck this I'm outta here" lol

Another funny line is when they're trying to give Principle Drake the test. The one guy says, "You stick her and I'll shoot her before it erupts all over the place."

Also, did anyone else have a boner for Principle Drake? I know I did

Originally Posted by Sarcanis View Post
He said, "hit gold," not, "hit a septic line and get shit spewed in my face".
FukO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-02-2014, 02:31 PM   #18
Rotting Corpse
horrorking95's Avatar
horrorking95 is singing Believe! BY CHER!
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: England
Posts: 2,027
Send a message via MSN to horrorking95

I saw this last night for the first time and actually really enjoyed it! Kevin Williamson definitely went for the Scream vibe rather than the dreadful I Know What You Did Last Summer! It's smart, irreverent and extremely entertaining. There was never a dull moment and the over-the-top effects were a lot of fun. It reminded me a lot of Slither actually. It was also nice to get a few likable characters and the cast was brilliant. The only trouble is that it was often predictable, with a disappointingly clichéd happy ending. Still, it's a ton of fun!

""I was perfect"- Nina Sayers"

Have a looky at my new horror movie blog!
horrorking95 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-02-2014, 02:57 PM   #19
Rotting Corpse
Formaldehide&Seek's Avatar
Formaldehide&Seek is FUCKING HOSTIIIIIIIILE!!!!!!!
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: hellview, UK
Posts: 1,226

Great movie, new it would be great since i saw it advertised on a Halloween h20 vhs (oh the momories) it was a big topic on the school yard when it broke over here. I thought it was a great twist on a who dunnit story which alot of people fail to see. Awesome ensemble of character and veterans. 8/10
Formaldehide&Seek is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-02-2014, 03:42 PM   #20
Jury. Executioner. Judge.
Mayday's Avatar
Mayday is the law.
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Mega-City One
Posts: 12,128

I've always felt this was a sadly underrated, forgotten gem. It never tried to be more than what it was, a fun, crazy, funny sci-fi horror from a red-hot (at the time) Kevin Williamson and Robert Rodriguez. Definitely one of those movies I can watch and enjoy over and over.

And as a follow-up to my original post on this thread, the Blu-ray is gorgeous.

2015 All Genre Draft
Nebraska (2013)
Suicide Kings (1997)
Mean Creek (2004)
Shallow Grave (1994)
Clay Pigeons (1998 )
Autómata (2014)
Go (1999)
Never Let Me Go (2010)
Tapeheads (1988 )
In a World... (2013)
Mayday is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:45 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.