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Los Angeles is the initial target of an alien invasion of Earth in this sci-fi tale, which pretty much meets its mark in the visual department, even if the overall plot is fairly thin.

Familiar television faces include Eric Balfour ("Haven"), David Zayas ("Dexter"), Donald Faison ("Scrubs") and Brittany Daniel ("The Game") playing humans trying to fight back. DVD extras: theatrical trailer; audio commentary with directors Greg and Colin Strause, producer and co-writer Liam O'Donnell, and co-writer Joshua Cordes; deleted, extended and alternate scenes. ** (PG-13: AS, P, V) (Also on Blu-ray)

Buy 'Skyline' on DVD.