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.
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A possible alternate ending would had seen the flying saucers deciding not to leave and return to their own world and deciding to stay with Frank, Faye, Mason, Marisa and Harry. See more
When Carlos is in the cellar, he swings an ax at a glass panel in the door, making one large white crack. In the next shot there are two white cracks in the glass. The cracks change between shots as well. See more
[a construction worker is driving a demolition machine towards the cafe
Hey! You ever hear of private property?
Just coming for a hamburger, Pop.
Hah! You got alotta nerve. Get your food somewheres else.
During the opening credits, pictures of young Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy are shown. This includes their actual wedding photo, since the actors (who often play a married couple on stage or in the movies) were married for decades. See more
Referenced in Mac and Me
LET'S HAVE ANOTHER CUP OF COFFEE
by Irving Berlin
Performed by Jessica Tandy
and Hume Cronyn See more