All Genres: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Release Year: 1999
Director: Paul Schneider
Writing by: Kathy Mackel – (book)
Kathy Mackel – (teleplay)
Produced by: Joe Goodman – co-producer
Marcy Gross – executive producer
Cast: Michael Shulman – Mike Pillsbury
Erika Christensen – Katelyn Sands
Adam Wylie – Nick
Andrew Ducote – Jay
Garrett M. Brown – Dana Pillsbury
Lee Garlington – Pamela Pillsbury
Brighton Hertford – Jill Pillsbury
Marcus Turner – Scott Tribler
Malcolm McDowell – Barnabus (voice)
Chris Davies – Ryan
Marie Stillin – Mrs. Nickerson
Music: Mark Mothersbaugh
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Plot Outline: Sgt. Cannon (Tommy Cannon) and PC Ball (Bobby Ball) run the police station in the quiet town of Little Botham…
Plot: A teen is visited by aliens after he broadcasts a message into space.
Movie Quotes: Buddy Amaral: Your company. The pleasure of your company. I want your input on video rentals. I stand there for hours, I can't pick anything out. I want someone to say goodnight to, a last call of the day. I don't have a last call of the day. Do you?
Crazy Credits: We know about 1 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
Credits end with this statement: Natural disasters do happen and everyone is at risk. Find out what you can do to protect yourself and your family by visiting the web site for the Federal Emergency Management Agency. www.fema.gov
Goofs: We know about 5 goofs. Here comes one of them:
Continuity: Position of logo on the Diet Coke can when Buddy and Abby are eating at their first meeting. Also at his office when they are celebrating closing the deal.
Trivia: There are 3 entries in the trivia list – like these:
- The first major film release distributed digitally via satellite for public presentation (in an AMC theater in Times Square).
- Both Tony Goldwyn (Greg) and Alex D. Linz (Scott) provided voices for Tarzan in Tarzan (1999).
- Beach/Island featured in ending of film is actually St. John's Trunk Bay in the U.S. Virgin Islands.