| Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Originally intended as a low-budget horror movie about an evil alien. After the success of E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), the producers made the alien into a lovable character, and added a kid who befriends it. Director Juan Piquer Simón was not satisfied with the final result.
What got into that bitch?
As Bill and Brian are driving to find help, the amount of snow on the ground varies wildly between shots; notably, almost none is visible during the character closeups.
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