Meet the Applegates
Meet the Applegates (1991)

The Applegates is the video title for the darkly satirical comedy Meet the Applegates. The titular family, for all intents and purposes human beings, are actually a clan of giant Brazilian Cocorada bugs. Paterfamilias Dick Applegate (Ed… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 13, 1991
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Critic Score: 10% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

What in the name of all that's holy is this thing?

Scott Weinberg

Very weird and pretty bad, but fascinating in a train-wreck sort of way.

Clint Morris

Not worth "Meeting"

Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

High marks for concept, lowered for a too-pat conclusion, but worth a look

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Flixster Audience Score: 48% Flixster User Reviews
Dean McKenna
Really dull and ridiculous of five Brazilian beetles disguise themselves as the average American family.
Barry Lappin
Such a surreal movie. But very good.