The story begins when three aliens get a bit hacked off at their 'friend' Bernard, who keeps making a prat of himself playing space ball. It is while he is playing space ball that the others start playing around with the space ship controls. They accidentally disconnect his part of the ship, leaving him stranded while they crash into a large blue planet close by... Written by
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The name of the game of sport that the morons from outer space played in the space-ship was "Spaceball". Around two years after this movie was first released, another sci-fi comedy was made and released, that being Mel Brooks
(1987). See more
In the view showing the landing on Earth of Bernard after he and his chair were ejected from the spacecraft, the crane used to drop the actor in front of the camera can briefly be seen at the top of the screen. See more
[Referring to the Morons
... Commander Madison added that they were highly-intelligent and potentially dangerous...
References Slapstick of Another Kind
Music by Scott Joplin
Arranged by Peter Brewis See more