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The Brother from Another Planet (1984)

09/07/1984 (US) ComedyDramaScience Fiction 1h 48m
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An alien slave crash-lands in New York City while being pursued by two Men in Black bounty hunters. His attempt to find a place for himself on Earth parallels that of the immigrant experience.

  1. John Sayles

    Director, Screenplay

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  1. Joe Morton

    Joe Morton

    The Brother

  2. Rosanna Carter

    West Indian Woman

  3. Ray Ramirez

    Hispanic Man

  4. Yves Rene

    Haitian Man

  5. Peter Richardson

    Islamic Man

  6. Ginny Yang

    Korean Shopkeeper

  7. Daryl Edwards

    Daryl Edwards


  8. Steve James

    Steve James


  9. Leonard Jackson

    Leonard Jackson


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The Brother from Another Planet
The Brother from Another Planet

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Original Language English

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