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The Faculty

Released 1998
Distributor Dimension Films

Robert Rodriguez’s 1998 film confirms what teenagers have long suspected, their teachers are aliens in disguise. The story of a high school faculty possessed by invaders from another planet, the film features an impressive cast including Elijah Wood, Piper Laurie, Salma Hayek, and, just a year before The Daily Show, Jon Stewart.

About Axelle Carolyn

A horror fan for as long as she can remember, Axelle Carolyn started out as a film journalist before writing and directing two award-winning short films in 2011, then her first feature, ghost story Soulmate, the following year. She is the creator and co-producer of 2015 horror anthology Tales of Halloween, for which she also directed a segment, alongside fellow TFH gurus Neil Marshall, Mike Mendez and Darren Bousman.