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Earth Girls Are Easy (1988)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Musical, Romance  |  12 May 1989 (USA)
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A spaceship with three furry aliens lands in a California girl's swimming pool, so she makes friends with them.

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Candy
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Robin
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Mrs. Merkin (as June C. Ellis)
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Joe the Cop (as Richard Hurst)
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Trio of fuzzy (and funny) aliens crash land in Valerie's pool-- putting a decided damper on her future wedding plans to cheating Dr. Ted Gallagher. Action interrupted by musical numbers--an MTV musical comedy. Written by Tim Kretschmann <Tim.K@VirComm.com>

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12 May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A földi lányok csábítók  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

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$3,916,303 (USA)
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Candy: Okay you guys, what's the plan for tonight?
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Jim Carrey was certainly showing his comic chops early on
20 May 2005 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

Everyone loves a good (or bad) alien movie, and "Earth Girls Are Easy" doesn't disappoint. Valerie (Geena Davis) is an every-woman in southern California whose life is turned upside down when three aliens, Mac (Jeff Goldblum), Wiploc (Jim Carrey) and Zeebo (Damon Wayans), land in her swimming pool. She quickly gets them made up to look human, but they continue acting like non-humans. She has to explain sex to Mac, while Wiploc and Zeebo are still wacky.

In a way, the whole movie is an excuse to be silly. But believe you me, they come up with some really funny stuff (Jim Carrey does a great James Dean impression). You'll wish that some aliens could land in your swimming pool, or wherever near your house.


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