Story – 4
I’m not sure why such a strange conversation with the president happens after the launch is “good to go”, and I’m curious as to why ALL the meteors would head toward earth, but other than that, I think the premise is good.
Direction (incl cinematography) – 4
Nice opening footage – good quality shots set expectations at the beginning that this will be a visually appealing film. I thought it a very nice touch that the seat belt was put on the ‘unconscious’ girl just like a guy would who was a bit overwhelmed. The ending struck me as rather odd.
Acting – 3
A bit of everything from the cast. No standout great acting, but I did note a very nice moment by the guy who initiates the launch at the beginning.
Set – 5
Locations all worked for me. Someone put a lot of work into it.
Lx & sound – 5
Music – 4
The score, coupled with short shots at the beginning, builds tension and an expectation that something exciting will happen. Not intrusive, and overall I found it added value.
Special effects (incl stunts) – 4
Loved the meteor shower, including the explosions on impact. Mid-way though the movie, I noticed that some of the meteors landed from different directions, which was a bit weird.
Engagement – 3
I admit to playing a game of Spider Solitaire towards the end.