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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Tom Patchett (written by) &
Paul Fusco (written by)
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Release Date:
17 February 1996 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Call the government! Alert the media! Hide the cat! Alf's back!
Plot:
Captured by the Alien Task Force, ALF was rescued by two officers who found out that the project shall be canceled - and also ALF. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
Alf? I thought they cancelled that show. See more (14 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Miguel Ferrer ... Dexter Moyers

William O'Leary ... Capt. Rick Mullican

Jensen Daggett ... Maj. Melissa Hill

Scott Michael Campbell ... 2nd Lt. Harold Reese
Beverly Archer ... Dr. Carnage

Charles Robinson ... Dr. Stanley

John Schuck ... Gen. Myron Stone

Gregory Alan Williams ... Police Officer (as Gregalan Williams)
Liz Coke ... Nina

Dell Yount ... Dr. Mockton
Dennis Creaghan ... Nigel Neville
Lenny Wolpe ... Dr. Newman

Erick Avari ... Rocket (voice)
Michael D. Weatherred ... Murphy (as Michael Weatherred)

Markus Redmond ... Sgt. Rhomboid

Ed Begley Jr. ... Dr. Warner

Ray Walston ... Motel Manager

Martin Sheen ... Col. Gilbert Milfoil
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Lee Arenberg ... Gate Guard

Jeremiah Birkett ... Pete Meatman

W. Earl Brown ... Ernie

Anne Gee Byrd ... Farsworth
John Dunbar ... Man #1

Paul Fusco ... ALF (voice)
William Keane ... Card Guard #1 (as Willem Keane)

Michael Laskin ... Undermeyer

Randy Oglesby ... Bouncer

F.J. Rio ... S.P.

Lin Shaye ... Waitress

Kim Strauss ... Assistant
Lynn Tufeld ... Cocktail Waitress

Ahmet Zappa ... Card Guard #2
Ken Byers ... Waiter (uncredited)

Directed by
Dick Lowry 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Tom Patchett (written by) &
Paul Fusco (written by)

Produced by
Wolf Bauer .... producer
Paul Fusco .... executive producer
Kenneth Kaufman .... executive producer
Ann Kindberg .... supervising producer
Tom Patchett .... producer
Debbie Smith .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Mark Snow 
 
Cinematography by
Henry M. Lebo  (as Henry Lebo)
 
Film Editing by
William B. Stich 
 
Casting by
Junie Lowry-Johnson 
 
Production Design by
Guy Barnes 
 
Art Direction by
Chip Radaelli 
 
Set Decoration by
Wendy Ozols-Barnes 
 
Costume Design by
Jon Boyden 
 
Makeup Department
Laverne Caracuzzi .... key makeup artist
Deborah Humphries .... makeup department head (as Deborah Huss)
Gwyne Redner .... hair stylist
 
Production Management
Ann Kindberg .... unit production manager
Brad Uecker .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
C.C. Barnes .... second assistant director
Catherine Bond .... second second assistant director
Bob Dahlin .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Barbara Benz .... property master
Chuck Courrieu .... set dresser
Ken Masi .... construction coordinator
Steven J. Scott .... graphic artist
 
Sound Department
Brian Bidder .... sound mixer
Michael A. Patillo .... boom operator (as Michael Patillo)
 
Special Effects by
Randy Simper .... fabricator: "Rocket"
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Alan Goldenhar .... gaffer
Todd Griffith .... key grip
Leslie R. Morris .... first assistant camera
Melvin Pukowsky .... electrician
Mike Stecher .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Ralph Watson .... Steadicam operator
Ralph Watson .... camera operator
Vincent Torres .... best boy electric (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Steve Spiker .... extras casting
Ron Surma .... casting associate
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Robin Wright .... costume supervisor
 
Editorial Department
Robert McFalls .... assistant editor (as Bob McFalls)
 
Music Department
Marty Wereski .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Hedy Phil Balani .... driver generator operator
Peter R. Chittell .... transportation coordinator
J. Armin Garza II .... driver: camera car
 
Other crew
Chuck Conway .... production coordinator
Jennifer French .... assistant: Mr. Lowry
Marjorie Kaye .... location manager
Anne Melville .... script supervisor
Robb Miller .... assistant production accountant
Leslie Ann Podkin .... technical advisor
Sean Whitler .... set production assistant
 

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95 min
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Trivia:
This is a sequel for the final "ALF" (1986) episode "Consider Me Gone".See more »
Goofs:
Errors made by characters (possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): When Mullican and Hill are rescuing ALF, Mullican says, "six of his seven stomachs must be full." This is an error. According to the TV series on which this movie is based, ALF has 8 stomachs, not seven.See more »
Quotes:
[some time after Dr. Warner was electrocuted]
Dr. Newman:Hello, Alf, I'm Dr. Newman.
ALF:No need to ask who you're replacing.
Dr. Newman:We're going to try a little game called numeric sequencing.
ALF:Does involve electric shock?
Dr. Newman:Absolutely not.
ALF:Forgive me if I'm still paranoid, there's still a silhouette burned into the linoleum.
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Movie Connections:
References "Baywatch" (1989)See more »

FAQ

Why is any member of the original casting NOT in this movie?
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8 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
Alf? I thought they cancelled that show., 20 December 1999
Author: kpmaney (kpmaney@hotmail.com) from America

Project: Alf. The most surprising thing about this movie is that it was made in 1996, when I believe (according to U.S. census data) a total of 5 people remembered the TV show. Well, what can you say. That wisecracking alien from Melmac is back for more in this laugh-out-loud comedy starring some actors, with notable appearances by Ed Begley, Jr. (a made-for-tv kind of guy) and Martin Sheen as the evil anti-Alf character. I also did notice the guy who plays the underhand scientist Moyers is the same guy who gives the kid the blank check in the classic "Blank Check." The plot goes like this: Bad military guys want to kill Alf for some reason, and good military guys help him escape. Along the way is the expected hilarity involving Alf interracting with humans. There is also some kind of weird romantic sub-plot involving the two good military people, a man and woman (good news for you homophobes out there). This romance ends with the guy asking his girlfriend (a superior officer) "Permission to discuss that over dinner....?" Writing just don't get no cleverer than that. Overall, a good movie. If anything, watch it for the classic line where the good military guy, responding to the accusation that Alf had caused over 300 fires in the Tanner house, says "I object! The actual number was 264, and most of those were barbecue-related."

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