*batteries not included (1987) - Plot Summary Poster


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  • 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.

  • Apartment block tenants seek the aid of alien mechanical life-forms to save their building from demolition.


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  • The tenants of a dilapidated New York City apartment house are being forced to vacate by the owner and developer of the surrounding property. A family of alien robots who are wizards at repairing things first find a home with the tenants and then come to their rescue.

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