Skyline is a 2010 American science fiction disaster film produced and directed by Brothers Strause, directors of Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem. The film was released on November 12, 2010. It stars Eric Balfour, Scottie Thompson, Brittany Daniel, Crystal Reed, David Zayas and Donald Faison. Skyline was a box office success, grossing $68 million worldwide against its $10â€"20 million budget, despite being panned by critics. The brothers stated before the film's release that they were already working on a sequel, which was released in December 2017, with the pair acting as producers.