A wannabe musician/man-child and his nephew's sweet-natured, kick-ass school teacher must protect a class of kids during a field trip that's inadvertently overrun by flesh-eating zombies.
For the most part, it’s an entertaining way to spend 90 minutes, even if it ultimately tries doing way too much – music! satire! – and ends up half-decapitating itself in the process.| Read in full: Little Monsters movie review We Love Cinema
This is well-worked territory for horror and horror-comedy, but Forsythe makes it work.The Guardian
Played with great charm by Nyong’o, Miss Caroline makes for a kickass heroine, and really ought to be the film’s central protagonist.Little White Lies
With a bit more craft and visual imagination, Little Monsters could have been something much bigger, but it has a very good time getting its point across.IndieWire
A very pleasurable surprise, with likeable leads, the right amount of gore, and some incredible near-the-knuckle gags that you can’t quite believe writer-director Forsythe even attempts, let alone gets away with.Empire