A group of tenants in an apartment block are being forced to move out so that it can be demolished. The tenants are reluctant to move, so the developers hire a local gang to 'persuade' them to leave. Fortunately, visiting alien mechanical life-forms come to town. When they befriend the tenants, the aliens use their extraterrestrial abilities to defeat the developers. Written by
Five ordinary people needed a miracle. Then one night, Faye Riley left the window open.
Did You Know?
The opening montage shows pictures of Frank Riley in a Navy uniform circa World War 2. Later in the movie when his wife pulls out his pocket watch it has a leather fob attached with a gold anchor with a silver "USN" on it, signifying Frank achieved the rank of Chief Petty Officer during his time in the service. See more
When Carlos throws Frank Riley out his café and starts smashing it up, Frank gets up from the floor, then runs to the café window to look inside. You can see a boom mic reflected in the window. See more
Hey, Lady, my name's not Bobby!
Well excuse me! Robert. Um...
Okay, I saw downstairs. Who's been cleaning up after me?
During the opening credits, pictures of young Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy are shown. See more
Referenced in Take Me Home Tonight
"LET'S HAVE ANOTHER CUP OF COFFEE"
by Irving Berlin
Performed by Jessica Tandy
and Hume Cronyn See more