They Live (1988)

They Live (1988)

1988 R 94 Minutes

Action | Horror | Science Fiction | Thriller

Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and government with...

Overall Rating

8 / 10
Verdict: Good

User Review

  • dukesheppard


    10 / 10
    They Live tells an interesting story while simultaneously being both satire and social commentary, and it does it very well. The dialogue is filled with golden nuggets and the action is solid. The soundtrack is another good one from Carpenter and Piper proved many years before The Rock that some wrestlers make good action heroes.

    Very entertaining movie!