Movies

Browse by Title
Browse by Release Date

Visit to a Small Planet

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Comedy, SciFi/Fantasy, Comedy, SciFi/Fantasy, Comedy, SciFi/Fantasy, Comedy, SciFi/Fantasy
Release Date:January 1, 1999
Running time:85 minutes
Cast:Jerry Lewis, Joan Blackman, Earl Holliman, Fred Clark, John Williams, Jerry Lewis, Joan Blackman, Earl Holliman, Fred Clark, John Williams, Jerry Lewis, Joan Blackman, Earl Holliman, Fred Clark, John Williams, Jerry Lewis, Joan Blackman, Earl Holliman, Fred Clark, John Williams, Jerry Lewis, Joan Blackman, Earl Holliman, Fred Clark, John Williams
Director:Norman Taurog, Norman Taurog, Norman Taurog, Norman Taurog, Norman Taurog
Writer:Edmund Beloin, Henry Garson, Edmund Beloin, Henry Garson, Edmund Beloin, Henry Garson, Edmund Beloin, Henry Garson, Edmund Beloin, Henry Garson

Description: When a space alien's fascination with Earthlings gets the better of him, he breaks one of his planet's laws and speeds off to visit the blue planet. Once there the alien (Jerry Lewis) encounters a nice family who kindly take him in. The father is a news commentator. Ironically, just prior to meeting the visitor, he had just aired a piece in which he derided all notions of extraterrestrial visits. In exchange for having them teach him about human ways, he uses his many fantastic powers to help them.~ Sandra Brennan, All Movie Guide

Movie summaries and listings powered by Cinema-Source

highlights

8 Quick Tips for Curbing Your Family's Screen Time
Setting limits on screen time — and remembering to put down our own devices — is one of the biggest parenting challenges of our time. Use this guide to create healthy screen-time rules for your whole family.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

10 Best Beach-Themed Crafts and Activities
Sand, seashells, and stones can provide hours of family fun. Check out the greatest beach-related activities and crafts for toddlers on up.

Registered for Kindergarten — Now What?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks