Strange Invaders
Strange Invaders (1983)

In this subtly humorous, alien-invasion film by Michael Laughlin, who co-wrote the screenplay with William Condon, the aliens infiltrate a small Midwestern town in 1958 and beam the "spirits" of several of the townspeople up to… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: September 16, 1983
DVD Release Date: November 20, 2001
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63%
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32%


Critic Score: 63% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

The zippy script by Michael Laughlin and future Oscar winner Bill Condon (Gods and Monsters) is better than Laughlin's often lethargic direction.

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Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Any sci-fi movie that features cameos by Kenneth Tobey and June Lockhart (both from television's Lost in Space) obviously has its heart in the right place.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

Amusingly off-the-wall sci-fi spoof

Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Fun but predictable sci-fi comedy

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Flixster Audience Score: 32% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Interesting and a bit creepy. Wasn't the best movie I ever saw, but not bad for something on TV.
Aj V
This simple alien abduction tale seems to lean a lot on nostalgia, and getting a 50s sci-fi horror feel, even though the story isn't that good. The 50s… More
Sean Gillespie
For some reason, this movie used to scare the crap out of me as a child.