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Not of This Earth (1988)

An alien arrives on Earth looking to take human blood in an attempt to preserve his dying planet.

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Vacuum Cleaner Salesman (as Michael Delano)
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Happy Birthday Girl
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Agnes
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Boy in Car (as Robby Bointen)
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Storyline

A science fiction vampire movie. The Vampire is an emissary from an embattled world near destruction who teleports to Earth to see if they can live here. He finds that our blood is nourishing and that at least one source of it is a steady stream of transfusions. He hypnotizes a Dr. to provide them and has his blond nurse move in to administer them. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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20 May 1988 (USA)  »

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$210,000 (estimated)

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$107,352 (USA)
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After the movie's success in video sales, Roger Corman offered Traci Lords a role in another movie. Lords declined, as she would have had to perform another nude scene and she wanted to establish herself as a serious actress after her infamous porn scandal. See more »

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At the end of the movie when Nadine and Harry are at Mr. Johnson's grave, a boom mic is visible above their heads. See more »

Quotes

Jeremy: [looking at a reflection of Nadine changing] That's a nice little mole you have on your left cheek.
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Crazy Credits

"Any unauthorized exhibition, distribution or copying of this film or any part thereof (including soundtrack) is an infringement of the relevant copyright and will subject the infringer to severe civil and criminal prosecution... not to mention a one-way ticket to Davanna." See more »

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Edited from Hollywood Boulevard (1976) See more »

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Room at the Bottom
Performed by Bob Sheridan (as Mr. Moderation)
Written by Bob Sheridan & Robert Kestler
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amazing
6 February 2004 | by (Leusden, Holland) – See all my reviews

Truly stunning how such a cheap & rubbish plot can provide such a good & entertaining movie! The answer to this lies in the great performances of all main actors involved: Arthur Roberts, Traci Lords and Lenny Juliano. Each of them adapting very well to the sinister touch of this movie, each of them contributing to it. Their performances get extra depth by the down-to-earth play by Ace Mask (doctor) and Roger Lodge (policeman). Also added are a touch of sex and humor (birthday girl). As I said, the overall result is downright good. More so, 'Not from this earth' is a great B-movie.


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