Attack the Block is a fast, funny, frightening action adventure movie that pits a teen gang against an invasion of savage alien monsters. It turns a London housing estate into a sci-fi playground. A tower block into a fortress under siege. And teenage street kids into heroes. Itšs inner city versus outer space.
Trainee nurse Sam is walking home to her flat in a scary South London tower block when shešs robbed by a gang of masked, hooded youths. Shešs saved when the gang are distracted by a bright meteorite, which falls from the sky and hits a nearby parked car. Sam flees, just before the gang are attacked by a small alien creature that leaps from the wreckage. The gang chase the creature and kill it, dragging its ghoulish carcass to the top of the block, which they treat as their territory. While Sam and the police hunt for the gang, a second wave of meteors fall. Confident of victory against such feeble invaders, the gang grab weapons, mount bikes and mopeds, and set out to defend their turf. But this time, the creatures are bigger. Much bigger. Savage, shadowy and bestial, they are hunting their fallen comrade and nothing will stand in their way. The estate is about to become a battleground. And the bunch of no-hope kids who just attacked Sam are about to become her, and the blockšs, only hope.
Attack the Block - Trailer
Attack the Block - Clip 1: 'First Kill'
Attack the Block - Clip 2: 'Peep hole'
Attack the Block - Character Piece: Biggz
Attack the Block - Character Piece: Dennis
Attack the Block - Character Piece: Jerome
Attack the Block - Character Piece: Moses
Attack the Block - Character Piece: Pest
Attack the Block - Featurette: Joe Cornish