Invaders from Mars
Invaders from Mars (1986)

Invaders from Mars, horror-film director Tobe Hooper's remake of the classic 1950's science fiction film, directed by William Cameron Menzies, centers on a young boy named David (Hunter Carson) who tries to stop an invasion of his… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 27, 1998
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Critic Score: 27% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page

'Marines have no qualms about killing Martians, son,' is my favourite line of dialogue from this movie . . .

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Fun and fascinating Hooper reworking of the 50s classic.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

As vivid as a nightmare.

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

a clunky remake that fails to frighten

Jake Euker
F5 (Wichita, KS)

Shapeless 80s horror; a drag despite a hip pedigree.

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Flixster Audience Score: 35% Flixster User Reviews
Lafe Fredbjornson
Great creepy 1980's smalltown alien invasion movie. Louise Fletcher was creepy as the school teacher.
Leo L
I remember this movie from childhood. Interesting.
Jason Spencer
This movie freaked me out when I was kid. Totally recommended for anyone who is into aliens and sci fi.
Dean McKenna
This remake of the 1953's sci-fi classic, about the boy who sees the Martians landing, is so true to the original that it is extraordinary exciting.