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Amanda & the Alien (1995)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Comedy, Sci-Fi  |  20 August 1995 (USA)
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A young Bohemian artist falls in love with a human-eating alien.

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Connie Flores
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Amanda Patterson
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Shoper (as Marcia Shapiro)
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Charlie Nobles
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Storyline

Amanda, an employee at an upscale clothing store, is leading a relatively lonely and unremarkable life. All this changes when an alien that's been held a secret military installation excapes by taking over the body of one of the base employees. Amanda finds the fugitive alien and decides to help it hide from the government agents chasing it, a seemingly easy task, as the alien must change host bodies every few days. Will she be able to help her new companion make a clean getaway? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Comedy | Sci-Fi

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Rated R for sexuality and language
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Alien Love  »

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Amanda: I always thought that when I fell in love, it would be with a musician or an artist or someone really politically active, not an alien that lives on human flesh.
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If you don't expect much you'll have a good time
24 December 2006 | by (Salem, Oregon) – See all my reviews

Very witty in places and, yes, the soundtrack is good, but get with it folks. Did anyone expect great art with a title like "Amanda and the Alien"? There are some very nice moments, like Alex Meneses in the shower, or her character trying to figure out how to dress.

And to clarify for one poster, it's paprika that is the spice of choice, not pepper. That's what makes it funny.

Lighten up. This is mindless entertainment and your less than 2 hours can be spent in far worse ways, like talking to your kids, or paying attention to your spouse, who probably doesn't look anything like Alex Meneses or Nicole Eggert. And, in case you are wondering, like this movie, my comments are done with tongue firmly implanted in my cheek. It makes it difficult to talk, but it is funny.


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