Mac and Me(Movie, 1988)

| 1h 35min | Genres: Kids & Family, Fantasy, Science Fiction

Eric's new in the neighborhood. Mac's new on the planet.

Mac and MeRating: 2.0/5 (with 31 votes)
Mac and Me is a 1988 American science fiction adventure film co-written (with Steve Feke) and directed by Stewart Raffill. It is about a "Mysterious Alien Creature" (MAC) that escapes from nefarious NASA agents and is befriended by a wheelchair-using boy. Together, they try to find MAC's family, whom he has been separated from. It stars Christine Ebersole, Jonathan Ward, and Tina Caspary, along with Lauren Stanley and Jade Calegory in their only film appearances. Despite a measure of praise for Calegory's lead performance, the film met with widespread critical censure, and failed at the box office. Reviewers noted imitation of numerous concepts from E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), and excessive product placement (mainly of McDonald's and Coca-Cola), as its principal flaws. The film was nominated for four Golden Raspberry Awards, winning Worst Director and Worst New Star (for Ronald McDonald). On the other hand, it received four nominations from the Youth in Film Awards (now Young Artist Awards). The film holds a 0% approval rating at review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, and is widely regarded as one ... ()
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About Mac and Me

A Mysterious Alien Creature (MAC) escaping from nefarious NASA agents, is befriended by a young boy in a wheelchair. Together, they try to find MAC's family from whom he has been separated.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Made by: Orion Pictures
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translations: German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/12/1988
Cast: Christine Ebersole, Squire Fridell, Nikki Cox, Jonathan Ward, Tina Caspary, Danny Cooksey, George Buck Flower, Laura Waterbury, Gary Brockette, Andrew Divoff
Director: Stewart Raffill
Screenwriter: Stewart Raffill
Executive Producer: Mark Damon
Film Editor: Tom Walls
Director of Photography: Nick McLean
Composer: Alan Silvestri
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Mac, a földönkívüli barát"
Revenue: 5,935,269 USD

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