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Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)

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A Southern California girl befriends three furry aliens after their spaceship lands in her swimming pool.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Candy Pink
Dr. Ted Gallagher
Dr. Bob
Dr. Rick
Diane Stilwell ...
Juney Ellis ...
Mrs. Merkin (as June C. Ellis)
Felix Montano ...
Joe the Cop (as Richard Hurst)
Leslie Morris ...
Mike the Cop
Lisa Fuller ...


Three furry (and funny) aliens travel around the universe in a spaceship and receive a broadcast showing human females. They are fascinated by these shapely creatures and discover that the broadcast came from Southern California on Earth. Meanwhile, Valley girl Valerie Gail feels her cold fiancé Dr. Ted Gallagher is slipping away and decides to seduce him. Instead, she catches him cheating on her with a nurse, throws him out, smashes his things and refuses to see him again. The aliens' spaceship crash lands in Valerie's swimming pool - putting a decided damper on her future wedding plans in Las Vegas. She brings them into her home; and the aliens prove to be quick learners and absorb American popular culture and language through television. Written by Mark Harding <mah@imdb.com>

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Valerie's about to discover how far a girl has to go to find Mr. Right. See more »


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Release Date:

12 May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Objectif Terrienne  »

Box Office


$10,000,000 (estimated)


$3,916,303 (USA)

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Bad, yet good eighties film
7 April 2003 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

There is something about the standard eighties film that is quite unique, they seem more light and fluffy than the films released these days. Even better, they seemed to attract fairly big name stars of that time...This is not a great film, but it is what it is. It's light hearted, funny, has some interesting musical interludes and outrageous costumes and is one of Jim carrey's earlier films. There is not much of a story but the slight premise it is based on is still entertaining. Would recommend to any child of the eighties!

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