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Star Kid (1997)

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Shy seventh-grader Spencer Griffith's life changes when a meteor falls into a local junkyard and he finds a Cybersuit - an exoskeleton with AI from another galaxy. Spencer puts on the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joseph Mazzello ... Spencer Griffith
Joey Simmrin ... Turbo Bruntley
Alex Daniels ... Cyborsuit
Arthur Burghardt ... Cyborsuit (voice)
Brian Simpson ... Broodwarrior
Richard Gilliland ... Roland Griffith
Corinne Bohrer ... Janet Holloway
Ashlee Levitch ... Stacey Griffith
Danny Masterson ... Kevin
Lauren Eckstrom ... Michelle
Christine Weatherup ... Nadia
Yumi Adachi ... Mika
Jack McGee ... Hank Bruntley
Alissa Ann Smego Alissa Ann Smego ... Burgerworld Girl
Fred Kronenberg ... Officer #1
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Storyline

Shy seventh-grader Spencer Griffith's life changes when a meteor falls into a local junkyard and he finds a Cybersuit - an exoskeleton with AI from another galaxy. Spencer puts on the Cybersuit and becomes a different kind of person. Written by Anonymous

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You know what they say, if the cyborsuit fits, go kick some alien butt!


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for fantasy combat violence and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 January 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Warrior of Waverly Street See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,033,609, 19 January 1998, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$7,015,240, 22 March 1998
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The film takes place from October 28 to October 29, 1997. See more »

Goofs

At the end of the movie when Spencer pulls up in his father's car, you can clearly see a man and a boom mic moving around in the back window reflection. See more »

Quotes

Spencer Griffith: [wondering how he can eat a burger whilst trapped in the Cyborsuit] How am I supposed to eat this thing?
Cyborsuit: Insert nourishment into food processing cepticle.
Spencer Griffith: Here it goes.
Cyborsuit: [processes burger into compact size] Stand by to receive nourishment.
Spencer Griffith: I'm supposed to eat that?
Spencer Griffith: [feeling disgusted] What is this?
Cyborsuit: One synthesized nebular burger. All non-essential compounds have been filtered out.
Spencer Griffith: I'm eating a Cyborsuit turd.
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Connections

References Steel (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Sick and Tire
Word and Music by Marc Ferrari, Danny Gill and David Feldstein
Performed by Medicine Wheel
Produced by Marc Ferrari
Executive Producer: Spencer Proffer
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Usual Family Movie...
5 February 2000 | by soda_pop41See all my reviews

I watched this with my younger brother and he loved it.

We-ll, I've seen these kind of movies since 7, and I know everything what goes on family movies. Let's see, there's a kid(sort of a nerd type) who is bullied by a *bad* kid, and he meets a new friend(eg.E.T or alien). They go round'n'round the journey and at the ending, the new friend has to go home. So, the kid cries, says goodbye, hugs the friend...

I've seen this kind of movies SO many times. "Star Kid" is no exception, but the computer graphics and the special effects were great. I give this movie: 6 out of 10.


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