Plot: An alien is sent on a secret mission to Earth, where she appears as a gorgeous, attractive, and single lady. Her mission is to make contact with a rather nerdy young scientist, who’s quite overwhelmed by her attentions, and isn’t aware of the connection between her arrival and his work.

Rating: PG-13

Directed By: Richard Benjamin

Written By: Jerico, Herschel Weingrod, Timothy Harris and Jonathan Reynolds

Production: Weintraub Entertainment Group, Catalina Production Group, The

In Theaters: December 09, 1988

Box Office: $13,854,000 (USA)

Budget: $20,000,000 (estimated)

Runtime: 1 hr. 45 mins.


Steven Mills – Dan Aykroyd
Celeste Martin – Kim Basinger
Ron Mills – Jon Lovitz
Jessie Mills – Alyson Hannigan
Lucas Budlong – Joseph Maher
Fred Glass – Seth Green
The Voice of Bag (voice) – Ann Prentiss
Grady – Wesley Mann
Council Chief – Tony Jay

Second in Command – Peter Bromilow
Cashier – Nina Henderson
Carl Sagan (voice) – Harry Shearer
Dr. Morosini – Adrian Sparks
Lexie – Juliette Lewis
Ellen – Tanya Fenmore
Kristy – Karen Haber
Kimberly – Amy Kirkpatrick
Tenley – Suzie Plakson