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My Favorite Martian
Directed by:
Donald Petrie

Released on February 12 of 1999 in the USA, "My Favorite Martian" (also known as "Onkel vom Mars, Der", "My Favourite Martian", "Martin il marziano") is a Family/Comedy/Science Fiction film directed by Donald Petrie, and written by Sherri Stoner . Christopher Lloyd and Jeff Daniels are starring, alongside Elizabeth Hurley, Daryl Hannah, Wallace Shawn and Christine Ebersole.

The Martian Has Landed. There Goes The Neighborhood.

Who directed "My Favorite Martian":

My Favorite Martian was directed by Donald Petrie, an American director, actor, and producer.

Before directing My Favorite Martian, Donald Petrie had directed Ri¢hie Ri¢h, released in 1994, The Favor (1994), Grumpy Old Men (1993), Opportunity Knocks (1990), Mystic Pizza (1988). Since, he directed Miss Congeniality, released in 2000, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), Welcome to Mooseport (2004), Just My Luck (2006), My Life in Ruins (2008).

What was the release date of "My Favorite Martian":

My Favorite Martian was first released on Friday, February 12, 1999, in the United States. Also released on this day was Message in a Bottle (dir. Luis Mandoki). This was twenty (20) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 28, 1999 in the United Kingdom; Thursday, May 20, 1999 in Germany; Friday, June 04, 1999 in Italy; Wednesday, June 23, 1999 in Spain and on Thursday, June 17, 1999 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "My Favorite Martian":

At the casting of My Favorite Martian we find Christopher Lloyd, previously seen in Anastasia (1997) and The Real Blonde (1997); Jeff Daniels (Pleasantville (1998), 101 Dalmatians (1996)); Elizabeth Hurley (Permanent Midnight (1998), Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)) [ more... ]

  • Jeff Daniels and Charles Chun also appeared in Dumb & Dumber, released in 1994.
  • Michael Lerner and Christopher Lloyd also worked together in Radioland Murders, released in 1994.
  • Daryl Hannah and Ray Walston have both also be seen in Addams Family Reunion, released in 1998.
  • Wallace Shawn and Christopher Lloyd have both also be seen in Jack and the Beanstalk, released in 2008.

What is the Storyline of "My Favorite Martian":

The film opens on Mars, showing the last moments of a Mars rover's mission. As the rover prepares to sample Martian rock, it "kicks the bucket." The mission controllers congratulate themselves on a "successful" mission, while back on Mars the scene pans up from the dead rover to show a huge undiscovered Martian city. A spaceship is seen quickly rocketing from the city and accelerating into space.

News producer Tim O'Hara (Jeff Daniels), is fired for unwillingly "compromising" his boss's daughter, [...]

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