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Extra Terrestrial Visitors (1983)

Los nuevos extraterrestres (original title)
A young boy in the woods discovers a lovable alien...or is it?



(as Jack Gray in US version),

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ian Sera ...
Nina Ferrer ...
Lara Stapleton (as Susan Blake)
Sara Palmer ...
Óscar Martín ...
Maria Albert ...
Emilio Linder ...
Brian (as Emil Linder)
Concha Cuetos ...
Molly Stevens (as Connie Cheston)
Manuel Pereiro ...
Bill Stevens
Frank Braña ...
Guillermo Antón ...
Matt Collins (as William Anton)
Frank Sussman
Gary Richardson
Hugo Astar
Luis M. Martín ...
(as Louis Martin)


One of the Mystery Science Theater 3000 faves. A little boy who has an extensive array of pets he likes to call "specimens" finds an alien egg to hatch, somewhat like Horton. The creature manages to use his snout to suck up peanuts and warp time and space with his fingers. Unfortunately, his brother who is found by poachers go on a killing spree. Written by Jonah Falcon <jonahnynla@mindspring.com>

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Release Date:

13 December 1983 (France)  »

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Originally filmed in French and Spanish; the actors learned both languages. It premiered in France before Spain. See more »


The alien attacks Bill and Brian at the ranger's station. Bill escapes in his truck. The alien, walking very slowly, beats him back to the house. See more »


Lara Stapleton: What got into that bitch?
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Referenced in Mr. B's Lost Shorts (2001) See more »


Hear The Engines Roll
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It stinks!!!!!
21 February 2006 | by ((Near) D/FW Airport, Texas, USA) – See all my reviews

Yeah. "The Pod People" is a movie that is so extremely bad, you'll OK the TV and yell out at the top of your lungs, "It stinks!!!!!!" I've compared this movie with other kid versus alien family movies from the 1980s such as "E.T. The Extra-terrestrial" and the lovable "Mac and Me," and what do both of those movies have that "The Pod People" is missing from sight? A good, well thought out story, innovation, happiness, and not being able to get depression within a single viewing, of course! So do not, I repeat, do not watch "The Pod People" without Joel and the Bots of "Mystery Science Theater 3000," because after watching the MST3K version, I couldn't imagine what this movie would be like without the funny commentary!

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