PG | | Horror, Sci-Fi
A boy tries to stop aliens who have taken over his town and are attempting to brainwash its inhabitants.
For the sequence where one of the Martian drones eats Mrs. McKeltch, a special "eating rig" consisting of just the drone's head (with chewing jaw movements) was built for the closeup shots. The rig was built on a "seesaw" device so the drone could ... ...
These things! They're huge, ugly, slimy, giant Mr. Potato Heads!
During the firefight with the Martian Leader, two Marines who get electrocuted start convulsing before the electricity even appears.
$2,046,576 (USA) (8 June 1986)