R | | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion.
On filming a scene with five boys and five girls-all with dialogue- Joe Cornish watched a lot of Larry Clark films to figure out how Clark filmed scenes of teenagers chatting in such a naturalistic style.
Pest appears to have a magical backpack. As the gang pulls out and uses all of his fireworks, more magically appear a minute afterwards.
£1,133,859 (UK) (15 May 2011)
$1,024,175 (USA) (25 September 2011)
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