Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)

R  |   |  Comedy, Sci-Fi  |  18 September 1987 (USA)
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A spoof 1950's sci-fi movie, interspersed with various comedy sketches.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Donald F. Muhich ...
Easterbrook (segment "Pethouse Video")
Monique Gabrielle ...
Taryn Steele (segment "Pethouse Video")
Lou Jacobi ...
Murray (segment "Murray in Videoland")
Erica Yohn ...
Selma (segment "Murray in Videoland")
Debby Davison ...
Weatherperson (segment "Murray in Videoland")
Rob Krausz ...
Floor Manager (segment "Murray in Videoland")
Baseball Announcer (segment "Murray in Videoland")
Anchorman (segment "Murray in Videoland") / TV Announcer (segment "Amazon Women on the Moon") / Announcer (segment "Silly Pate")
Brenda Landers (segment "Hospital")
Harry Landers (segment "Hospital")
Doctor (segment "Hospital")
Brian Ann Zoccola ...
Nurse (segment "Hospital")
Sy Swerdlow (segment "Hairlooming")
Stanley Brock ...
Customer (segment "Hairlooming")


A series of short sketches, most of which parody late-night television and the low-budget movies one often finds there. Other skits include a man being attacked by his apartment, a funeral hosted by classic comedians, and a teen-age boy's big night turning into a nightmare. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <>

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Release Date:

18 September 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Amazon Women on the Moon  »

Box Office


$548,696 (USA)

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Did You Know?


All the real-life movies seen in the treasure trove of home video-cassettes in the "Video Pirates" segments were titles from the Universal Pictures studio who were not ironically this picture's production house. See more »


Arsenio's shredded tie changes between shots. Obviously 2 differently shredded ties were used. See more »


Son of the Invisible Man: Ever see a shirt make a phone call?
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Crazy Credits

At the very end of the credits, you see an advertisement: "When in Hollywood Visit Universal Studios". Then it says "(Ask for Babs)". This is a reference to the character from Animal House, and the same advertisement appears at the end of that movie. See more »


Spoofs Siskel & Ebert (1986) See more »


Chim Chim Cher-ee
Written by Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman
Performed by David Alan Grier
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A feel-good, light-headed pleasure
5 December 2000 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

This is not a great film by any means, but there are some really hilarious, unforgettable sketches in this movie. There's the Playboy bunny who goes grocery shopping naked, goes to church naked and everyone else acts like its normal. The Amazon Women on the Moon sketch is a scream. David Alan Grier is fantastic as the man without soul. There's the Siskel and Ebert-style critique of a man's life. There's also Andrew Dice Clay's finest moment (not like he's had any others) as he screams from a TV set at someone watching his girlfriend's porn video. A very silly movie, but with lots of great moments.

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