...thoroughly entertaining garbage of the highest order.
—Jim Hemphill Reel
...frankly, it's dumb, but no dumber than Transformers.
—Maitland McDonagh TV Guide
...such a breathless, delirious stew, it?s impossible not to be entertained, provided -- this is crucial -- you have a sense of humor.
—Andy Webster New York Times
...a lazy and amateurish script and embarrassingly hollow acting hobble it right out of the gate.
—Robert Newton Christian Science Monitor
...loudly speaks the universal language of effects-laden mayhem. Unfortunately, it is also fluent in the laughable dialogue of a million bad fantasy flicks...
—Robert Abele Los Angeles Times
...a definite wait-for-cable-and-invite-drunken-buddies-over flick. If that?s your thing.
—Luke Y. Thompson LA Weekly
...while it centers on a massive, crowd-pleasing monsters-on-military urban battle, and while Shim courted the international market by shooting it in English and on location in L.A, with known American actors, all the thought seems to have gone into the marketing, and none into the unfathomably terrible script.
—Tasha Robinson Onion AV Club