Bloody Disgusting has been provided with two exclusive images from Gareth Edwards’ impressive UK indie Monsters (review), which arrives in US theaters on October 19 and in the UK November 12. Shot for only $15k (you heard right), the one thing you should definitely know going into theaters is that Monsters plays way more like a slow-burn drama than a horror film. Get your head in the right place and you’ll enjoy it. Six years after a NASA probe crashes, bringing alien life forms to Earth, a journalist agrees to escort a shaken tourist through an infected zone in Mexico to the safety of the US border.
“Six years ago NASA discovered the possibility of alien life within our solar system. A probe was launched to collect samples, but crashed upon re-entry over Central America.
Soon after, new life forms began to appear there and half of Mexico was quarantined as an INFECTED ZONE. Today, the American and Mexican military still struggle to contain “the creatures”…
Our story begins when a US journalist agrees to escort a shaken American tourist through the infected zone in Mexico to the safety of the US border.”