Making Mr. Right (1987)

PG-13 01/01/1987 (US) ComedyRomanceScience Fiction 1h 38m


A reclusive scientist builds a robot that looks exactly like him to go on a long term space mission. Since the scientist seems to lack all human emotion he is unable to program them into his android and an eccentric woman is hired to "educate" the robot on human behavior. In the end she falls in love ... but is the robot or the Dr. Mr Right?

  1. Susan Seidelman


Top Billed Cast

  1. John Malkovich

    John Malkovich

    Ulysses / Dr. Jeff Peters

  2. Ann Magnuson

    Frankie Stone

  3. Glenne Headly

    Glenne Headly


  4. Ben Masters

    Ben Masters

    Steve Marcus

  5. Polly Bergen

    Polly Bergen

    Estelle Stone

  6. Laurie Metcalf

    Laurie Metcalf


  7. Susan Berman

    Ivy Stone

Full Cast & Crew

Making Mr. Right

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -


Content Score


Pump it up! We're close now.

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page