Overview

In this attempted remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other townspeople. With the aid of the school nurse the boy enlists the aid of the U.S. Marines.

  1. Tobe Hooper

    Director

  2. Don Jakoby

    Screenplay

  3. Dan O'Bannon

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Hunter Carson

    Hunter Carson

    David Gardner

  2. Karen Black

    Karen Black

    Linda Magnusson

  3. Timothy Bottoms

    Timothy Bottoms

    George Gardner

  4. Laraine Newman

    Laraine Newman

    Ellen Gardner

  5. James Karen

    James Karen

    Gen. Climet Wilson

Full Cast & Crew

Invaders from Mars
Invaders from Mars

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 1, 1986
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

Budget $12,000,000.00

Revenue $4,884,663.00

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