Ben Crandall, an alien-obsessed kid, dreams one night of a circuit board. Drawing out the circuit, he and his friends Wolfgang and Darren set it up, and discover they have been given the basis for a starship. Setting off in the ThunderRoad, as they name their ship, they find the aliens Ben hopes they would find... but are they what they seem? Written by
Liz Jordan <email@example.com>
The adventure begins in your own back yard.
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG for some mild language and action, and a brief scene involving beer
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Did You Know?
One of the movies that Ben watches is This Island Earth
(1955). In that movie and this one, the character builds a device with help from an alien so that they may meet. See more
When the spaceship "Thunder Road" crashes through a building, it is supposed to be encased in an impenetrable force field. Yet debris and rubble is shown directly on the surface of the ship. See more
He's about to say something.
[in Bugs Bunny's voice
Ehhhhhhhhhhh, what's up doc?
References Mister Ed
Less Than Perfect
by Gene Stashuk
and Michael Becker
Courtesy of Red 7
Courtesy of MCA Records, Inc. See more