Originally Posted by DaneMcCloud
It was complete crap.
The first 15 minutes of the "shaky camera" was horrifically bad cinema. People walked out in droves when it was in the theaters complaining of nausea.
I'm sure that's exactly what Abrams had in mind.
It saved them from 75 more minutes of a stupid cluster**** of a shit movie that no one in the world cares about.
It wasn't very good, but it was an uncommon take on your kitchy monster flick. I've watched it a couple times just because it's a monster movie.