Spaced Invaders (1990)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi  |  27 April 1990 (USA)
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Dimwitted Martians drop into a little Illinois town on the day that the local radio station happens to rebroadcast Orson Welles 1938 "War Of The Worlds".


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Cast overview, first billed only:
J.J. Anderson ...
Brian (Duck)
Wayne Alexander ...
Fred Applegate ...
Mrs. Vanderspool
Ryan Todd ...
Sid Ghost
Barry O'Neill ...
Clown Kid
Adam Hansley ...
Pig Kid
Radio Announcer
Rose Parenti ...
Old Wife
Glen Vernon ...
Old Guy #1


When one saucer of an invasion force has engine trouble, it lands on Earth. It happens to be Halloween and it happens the invaders are only about 4 feet tall. As the bumbling aliens wander around the countryside they are taken to be children and they make friends with two children, one of whom is the daughter of the sheriff. As their troubles mount (it's difficult for five aliens to conquer a world) they begin to give up their plans of conquest, but then there is that nasty killer robot. Written by John Vogel <>

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They said outer space has intelligent life. They were wrong. See more »


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Release Date:

27 April 1990 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Martians!!!  »

Box Office


$3,000,000 (estimated)


$15,369,573 (USA)

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Did You Know?


The actors performing as the Martians were virtually blind when the Martian heads were in place, so they had to be talked through their actions. See more »


In the beginning of the movie Giggywig has one badge on his collar, from the middle of the movie he has two badges. See more »


Pez: The humans are coming! The humans are coming!
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Music and Lyrics by Paul Lacques and Richard Lawrence
Courtesy of Rom Records
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cute, above average movie
4 July 2003 | by (US of A) – See all my reviews

I thought this would be another goofball ET ripoff (like the awful "Nookie"), but it is, instead is light-heartedly enthusiastic, with clever dialog, and a generally don't-take-ourselves-too-seriously attitude that makes this a great late-night (or late-saturday-afternoon) entertainment. Give it a watch! "That's it! Take me to a Government Lab, and cut me into wafer thin sections."

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