MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 272 this week

Mac and Me (1988)

3.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.4/10 from 6,655 users  
Reviews: 106 user | 37 critic

A Mysterious Alien Creature (MAC ?) trying to escape from NASA is befriended by a young boy in a wheel chair.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 titles
created 13 Nov 2011
 
a list of 48 titles
created 08 Dec 2012
 
a list of 43 titles
created 07 Oct 2013
 
a list of 37 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Mac and Me" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Mac and Me (1988)

Mac and Me (1988) on IMDb 3.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Mac and Me.

User Polls

2 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Camp Cucamonga (TV Movie 1990)
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Standard camp shenanigans and romance amongst the counselors and the campers at a lake front summer camp.

Director: Roger Duchowny
Stars: John Ratzenberger, Chad Allen, Jennifer Aniston
Adventure | Musical | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

Seven disgusting kids but nevertheless of interesting personality are being made of the green mud coming out of garbage can. Once alive their master gives them rules to obey although they ... See full summary »

Director: Rod Amateau
Stars: Anthony Newley, Mackenzie Astin, Phil Fondacaro
Comedy | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A boy discovers an incredible and gruesome world of monsters under his bed.

Director: Richard Greenberg
Stars: Fred Savage, Howie Mandel, Daniel Stern
Garbage Pail Kids (TV Series 1987)
Animation | Family | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Stars: Len Carlson, Tara Strong, Michael Fantini
To Catch a Yeti (TV Movie 1995)
Action | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.5/10 X  

While trying to escape hunters, Hank the Yeti finds himself befriending a American family in a big city.

Director: Bob Keen
Stars: Meat Loaf, Chantellese Kent, Richard Howland
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

A scientist's kids are sucked into a TV screen and wind up in the Stone Age with cavemen and dinosaurs.

Director: Brett Thompson
Stars: Marc Martorana, Tony Doyle, R.A. Mihailoff
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Janet Cruise
...
Michael Cruise
Tina Caspary ...
Courtney (as Katrina Caspary)
Lauren Stanley ...
Debbie
Jade Calegory ...
Eric Cruise
...
Mitford
Martin West ...
Wickett
Ivan J. Rado ...
Zimmerman
...
Jack Jr
...
Linda
Jack Eiseman ...
Splatter Car Driver
...
Scientist
Richard Bravo ...
Mover #1
Gary Brockette ...
Doctor #2
Sherri Stone Butler ...
Checkout Girl
Edit

Storyline

A Mysterious Alien Creature (MAC ?) trying to escape from NASA is befriended by a young boy in a wheel chair.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

How two boys worlds apart become the best of friends. See more »


Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 August 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mi amigo Mac  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Gross:

$6,424,112 (USA)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Kim Basinger and Anjelica Huston were each offered the female lead role. Both declined. See more »

Goofs

When the vacuum pulls Debbie across the ceiling and wall, the girl is an obvious dummy. See more »

Quotes

Ronald McDonald: Hiya, kid. How's it going?
Eric Cruise: It's fine.
Ronald McDonald: Nice teddy bear.
[laughs]
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Nostalgia Critic: Free Willy (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

You Knew What You Were Doing (Every Inch Of The Way)
Performed by Marcy Levy (aka Marcella Detroit)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

ET II: Electric Boogaloo
13 September 2003 | by (CA, USA) – See all my reviews

As someone else mentioned, this movie was full of unintentional laughs. The kid in the wheelchair barrelling down the hill and then careening off the side of a cliff at mock speed was in a word...hilarious. It's too bad all of the actors in this piece of turd turned in some BAD performances, because I wanted to root for them, instead I snickered. The aliens looked to be made of paper machete and old panty hose. The alien did nothing but raise hell for the kids and their families, there were even a few cringeworthy dance numbers (in a McDonald's parking lot no less) and an ending that looked and felt cornier then any field in Iowa. If you wanna laugh and snark, rent this movie. If you're looking for a QUALITY movie for your kids, skip this one.


26 of 33 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
C'mon...a 2.9/10???? Frozilla_Firefox
lol - to all the 'mac + me' haters ; imgangster26
I don't think its as bad as everyone makes it out to be. blockeight88
Discuss Mac and Me (1988) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?