My Favorite Martian
My Favorite Martian (1999)

Tim O'Hara is a struggling television producer in Santa Barbara. Driving home one night, Tim happens upon the crash landing of a Martian spaceship. He sees the alien inside as his ticket to the big time, but the Martian thwarts Tim at… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: July 17, 2001
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Critic Score: 12% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Loud, effects-ridden comedy with no real humor.

Derek Adams
Time Out
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

A terrible movie -- beware.

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Kim Newman
Sight and Sound

Only the total collapse of Hollywood can save us from a reprise of My Mother the Car.

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Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times

Walston displays a crisp wit and blithe sense of whimsy otherwise lacking in this loser.

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Robin Clifford
Reeling Reviews

There isn't enough nostalgia for the old series to recommend for any beyond the most juvenile mind-set.

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David Luty
Film Journal International

Doesn't even have the little spark of life that actors with a certain measure of lunacy and chemistry can deliver.

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Lawrence Van Gelder
New York Times

Travel from Mars to Earth is an amazing feat, but not much more remarkable than reviving a sitcom that had been dead for a third of a century.

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Frank Ochieng
TheWorldJournal.com

An utterly pointless and unimaginative remake based on the classic '60s sitcom...a meteoric misfire

Widgett Walls
Needcoffee.com

A clever and well-written screenplay is what saved this thing from being just like any other failure in the remake experiment.

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Flixster Audience Score: 31% Flixster User Reviews
Rachel F
Pretty funny.
Yinalí Ríos
Classic disney movie.
Red Lats
Good if you just want to watch a movie and laugh - no thinking required
Sunil Jawahir
Entertaining but kinda dumb.
James Alvarez
Thats right I saw it and you know what it sucked! Big suprise.