PG | | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A sarcastic humanoid duck is pulled from his homeworld to Earth where he must stop a hellish alien invasion with the help of a nerdy scientist and a cute struggling female rock singer who fancies him.
The movie was nominated for seven Golden Raspberry Awards in 1986, including: Worst Director (Willard Huyck), Worst Original Song ("Howard the Duck") and Worst Supporting Actor (Tim Robbins). The picture won four Razzies, for: Worst New Star ("the six guys and gals in the duck suit"), Worst Visual Effects, Worst Screenplay, and Worst Picture, tied with Under the Cherry Moon (1986).
Eat claw, duck!
Beverly's umbrella disappears from and re-appears in her bag when she first meets Howard.
The USA TV version adds extra bubbles to hide the chest area of a female duck in a bathtub.
$5,070,136 (USA) (3 August 1986)
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