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*batteries not included


18 Dec 1987

1 hr 46 min

Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Science Fiction

Five ordinary people needed a miracle. Then one night, Faye Riley left the window open.
In a soon to be demolished block of apartments, the residents resist the criminal methods used to force them to leave so a greedy tycoon can build his new skyscraper. When tiny mechanical aliens land for a recharge, they decide to stay and help out.


Status: Released
Also known as: Batteries Not Included
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination.


Gerald R. Molen (Associate Producer)
Steven Spielberg (Executive Producer)
Frank Marshall (Executive Producer)
Ronald L. Schwary (Producer)
Kathleen Kennedy (Executive Producer)




Hume Cronyn (as Frank Riley)
Jessica Tandy (as Faye Riley)
Frank McRae (as Harry Noble)
Elizabeth Peña (as Marisa Esteval)
Michael Carmine (as Carlos)
Dennis Boutsikaris (as Mason Baylor)
Tom Aldredge (as Sid Hogenson)
Jane Hoffman (as Muriel Hogenson)
John DiSanti (as Gus)
John Pankow (as Kovacs)
MacIntyre Dixon (as DeWitt)
Michael Greene (as Lacey, Real Estate Developer)
Doris Belack (as Mrs. Thompson)
Wendy Schaal (as Pamela)



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