Overview

In a soon to be demolished block of apartments, the residents resist the criminal methods used to force them to leave so a greedy tycoon can build his new skyscraper. When tiny mechanical aliens land for a recharge, they decide to stay and help out.

  1. Matthew Robbins

    Director, Screenplay

  2. S. S. Wilson

    Screenplay

  3. Brent Maddock

    Screenplay

  4. Brad Bird

    Screenplay

  5. Mick Garris

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Hume Cronyn

    Hume Cronyn

    Frank Riley

  2. Jessica Tandy

    Jessica Tandy

    Faye Riley

  3. Frank McRae

    Frank McRae

    Harry Noble

  4. Elizabeth Peña

    Elizabeth Peña

    Marisa Esteval

  5. Michael Carmine

    Michael Carmine

    Carlos

Full Cast & Crew

*batteries not included
*batteries not included

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 18, 1987
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget -

Revenue $65,088,797.00

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