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Release Date:
16 August 1998 (USA) See more »
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No gravity, no oxygen, no brains... no problem.
Plot:
Satire of recent science fiction films including all of the obvious choices and "Dr. Strangelove" finds two garbage men defeating an alien invasion. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Thomas F. Wilson ... Ed Klingbottom (as Tom Wilson)

Karim Prince ... Roy Dubro

M. Emmet Walsh ... Junior Assistant Dispatch Trainee Stanley Snyder

Brion James ... General
Wigald Boning ... Strangemeister

Ben Stein ... Men in Strangemeister's Head

George Kennedy ... General Vice

Donna D'Errico ... Press Secretary

Barry Bostwick ... President Smith

Rodger Halston

Don Stroud

John Bishop ... G-Man
Charles Philip Moore ... Alien #1
John Rizzi ... Alien #2
Sebastian Mitzig

Jennifer Coolidge
Patricia Elliott ... Girl Scout Leader

Melissa Rivers ... Female Reporter #1
Amy Kidd ... Female Reporter #2
Blaine Etcheverry ... Male Reporter
Lacey Taylor Robbins ... Girl Scout
Michael James McDonald ... Secret Service Agent
Manny Fernandez
Larry Robbins
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Preston Ahearn

Dee Bradley Baker

Carlos Bernard
Corliss Bernard
James Brise
Paul Di Franco ... General Pandemonium

Bobby Edner ... (voice)

Glenn Hermans ... Singer
Kathleen Lantos ... Ring Girl
Kevin Lee ... G-Man
Michael Reardon ... Spock
Joe Ruffo ... Alien #3

Mary Ann Schmidt ... Bikini Girl

Seth Bailey ... John Wayne Gacy's 'Pogo the Clown' (uncredited)

Directed by
Scott P. Levy  (as Scott Levy)
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Rob Kerchner 
Scott Sandin 

Produced by
Mike Elliott .... producer
Joseph P. Genier .... line producer
Amy Goldberg .... co-producer
Rob Kerchner .... co-producer
Lance H. Robbins .... executive producer
Nathan Rotmensz .... associate producer
Mike Upton .... line producer
 
Original Music by
Kenneth Burgomaster 
 
Cinematography by
Brad Rushing (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Nina Gilberti 
Gregory Hobson 
 
Casting by
Julie Ashton  (as Julie Ashton-Barson)
 
Production Design by
Anthony Tremblay 
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Richard L. Fox .... first assistant director
Heather Grierson .... second assistant director
Jeff Jenofsky .... second assistant director: second unit
Alfie Kiernan .... first assistant director: second unit
Bruce McCarthy .... second unit director
Benjamin Schneider .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Roger Baer .... model maker
Greg Boes .... carpenter
Michelle Clevenger .... second
D.H. Covey .... storyboard artist
Michael Reardon .... animatronics and special props
Nick Stanton .... props
Joe Suggs .... storyboard artist
 
Sound Department
David W. Barr .... dialog recordist
Reginald Bryant .... sound mixer
Rob Disner .... sound mixer (as Robert B. Disner)
Mark Ettel .... sound re-recording mixer
Kevin Newson .... adr recordist
Marcus Ricaud .... boom operator
 
Special Effects by
Brad Hardin .... creature effects fabricator
Robert Pendergraft .... special effects p.a.
Nick Plantico .... special effects
Mark Santora .... model maker
 
Visual Effects by
Kevin Carney .... visual effects artist
Joe Clasen .... visual effects
Stacey Eilertsen .... CGI coordinator
David Hopkins .... visual effects
Susan Ishida .... visual effects
Geoffrey Kater .... digital artist
John R. McConnell .... compositor: Saban CGI Dept.
Arabian Nazel .... digital compositor
Eric S. Rollman .... executive in charge of CGI animation
Brian Thomas .... 3D visual effects animator
Dan Walker .... visual effects
William Ward .... visual effects artist
 
Stunts
Chuck Borden .... stunts
Bob Bragg .... stunts (as Bobby Bragg)
Kurt Bryant .... stunts
Nick Plantico .... stunt rigger
Misty Rosas .... stunts
Nancy Thurston .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
William Ambrose .... best boy grip
Kyle Davis .... dolly grip
Michael Gearhart .... grip
Andy C. Huber .... rigging gaffer
Kevin Kansy .... grip
Steven D. Kucharski .... gaffer
Richard A. Ludt .... key grip
Dan Ming .... first assistant camera
Christopher M. Morlock .... electrician
Gary Morris .... electrician
Colleen Murphy .... video assist operator
David M. Rakoczy .... cinematographer: second unit
 
Animation Department
Kent Butterworth .... animation producer
 
Casting Department
Romy Stutman .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Tami Hodges Gruneich .... set costumer (as Tami Hodges-Malaniak)
 
Editorial Department
Chad Lurie .... post-production coordinator
 
Music Department
Ron Kenan .... music supervisor
Andrew Muson .... music supervisor (as Andrew R. Muson)
 
Transportation Department
Michael Burnette .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Rodd Feingold .... vice president: Physical Production
Priya Hamilton-Wilkes .... production assistant
Mark Lovedale .... production assistant
Joshua Mandel .... production assistant
Erin K. O'Brien .... assistant: Mike Elliott
Catherine Pittman .... animal coordinator
Kimberly Rach .... production coordinator
M. Dal Walton III .... assistant production office coordinator
Jared Gray .... puppeteer (uncredited)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"National Lampoon's Men in White" - USA (alternative title)
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Runtime:
Spain:83 min
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Trivia:
As the Men in White test the alien weapon you can see the charge blow up next to a blue Power Ranger. Karim Prince played the blue Power Ranger in the series.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: In numerous scenes where Roy and Ed are in the truck while it is being driven, the emergency brake is clearly on.See more »
Movie Connections:
References The Wizard of Oz (1939)See more »

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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
No Brains And No Laughs, 15 January 2006
Author: Theo Robertson from Isle Of Bute, Scotland

I wished I'd taped MEN IN WHITE so I could watch it again

" What ? You mean you really enjoyed it Theo ? "

No I mean I could watch it again to see if it was as retarded , stupid and as embarrassingly unfunny as I can remember it

A lot of people have claimed it was made for children . May I suggest it was also made by children ? because the whole structure of the script lacks any type of discipline on the part of the producers and writers and much of set pieces seem to have been included because it seemed like a good idea at the time

The cast don't help but I genuinely started to feel sorry for them . Honestly you can believe that during filming the cast had to lie to their families that they were filming a hard core porn film such was their embarrassment at having to appear in something as dismal as this . To give you an idea of how bad the acting is every time BAYWATCH babe Donna D'Ericco disappeared from the narrative I waited patiently for her to reappear then seconds later I forgot she was in the movie . Got that ? A star from BAYWATCH appears and seconds later you forget they're in the movie . This tells you all you need to know about the standard of MEN IN WHITE

Fair enough it's trying to be a live action cartoon similar to THE GOODIES ( Although THE DISMALS would be a better adjective for this movie ) , though perhaps the movie deserves some credit for never descending to toilet humour , but considering this is a kids movie ( This didn't stop ITV broadcasting it at 11 pm ) then there should be no near the knuckle humour in it anyway

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