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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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Candy Pink
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Dr. Ted Gallagher
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Dr. Bob
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Dr. Rick
Diane Stilwell ...
Robin
Juney Ellis ...
Mrs. Merkin (as June C. Ellis)
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Ramon
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Joe the Cop (as Richard Hurst)
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Mike the Cop
Lisa Fuller ...
Kikki
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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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A recent poll showed that 3 out of 4 aliens believe... Earth Girls Are Easy See more »


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12 May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Objectif Terrienne  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)

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$3,916,303 (USA)
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The production number "'Cause I'm a Blonde" was shot and inserted into the film during post-production to compensate for other scenes that were deleted. See more »

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When Valerie picks up Ted's LPs, the cover of one of his speakers is missing, but in the shot where Valerie is lying on the couch tossing them into the fire, both speakers have covers. See more »

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Ted: I don't know, I'm just not that turned on by her lately.
Body Factory Attendant: I hear oysters are good for potency.
Dr. Rick: Yeah, I tried that once, but they kept slipping off.
Ted: If I was any more potent, I'd kill somebody.
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Creeping Terror (1994) See more »

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Composed, Produced and Performed by Stewart Copeland
Co-Produced by Jeff Seitz
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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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