Meet the Applegates
Meet the Applegates (1991)

A group of super-intelligent, gigantic rainforest bugs go undercover as the Applegates, an average suburban family, in this satirical fantasy. Originally intending to destroy mankind with a nuclear explosion and rule a Utopian,… More

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Rated: R
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DVD 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: 47% 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.