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Can of Worms (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi  -  10 April 1999 (USA)
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A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Mike Pillsbury
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Katelyn
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Nick
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Jay
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Dana Pillsbury
Brighton Hertford ...
Jill Pillsbury
Marcus Turner ...
Scott
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Barnabus (voice)
Chris Davies ...
Ryan
Marie Stillin ...
Mrs. Nickerson
Jessica Murdoch ...
Katelyn's Friend
Terry David Mulligan ...
Coach Trembly
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Thoad
Hrothgar Mathews ...
Thoad Man (as Hrothgar Matthews)
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Thoad (voice) (as JD Hall)
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A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.

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Who's Got Time to Be a Teenager When You Have to Save the World?

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Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi

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10 April 1999 (USA)  »

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A Caixa de Pandora  »

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Barnabus: Many who feel out-of-place here look down. But not you, Mike Pillsbury. You looked to the stars. Remarkable.
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what on earth?
19 July 2002 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

I have no idea what convinced the makers of this movie to make it, but this was the strangest, most discusting, most bizarre movie i have ever seen. The idea of a kid being an alien and not knowing it, and then sending a message to space for them to come get him, strikes me as odd. The acting was poor, and the script sounded like it had been written by a ten year old. On a scale of 1 to 10 i give it a 2.


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