• Released
  • April 3, 2009
  • PG , 1 hr 30 min
  • Comedy
Alien Trespass Synopsis
A friendly alien (Eric McCormack) and a waitress (Jenni Baird) chase a monster in 1957 California.
Read Full Synopsis

Movie Reviews

Critic Ratings

48
SEE ALL CRITIC REVIEWS
83

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The characters in Alien Trespass (directed by X-Files producing alum R.W. Goodwin) are specimens of Sputnik-era determination, led by a...
Full Review
75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Retro escapist fun.
Full Review
75

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
It's pretty endearing - a low-budget labor of schlock.
Full Review
63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
A campy homage to those days of malt shops, drive-ins, and saucer-shaped UFOs - you know, the ones that go crashing into nearby buttes,...
Full Review
50

New York Post

Sadly, laughs are sparse in this labor of love, a self-conscious spoof by longtime "X-Files" producer R.W. Goodwin.
Full Review
50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Although it's refreshing that Alien Trespass doesn't indulge in the sort of mindless, gross-out humor that afflicts so many current...
Full Review
50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
It tries to be the best bad movie that it can be.
Full Review
50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Alien Trespass is good-natured, but it's a wan send-up. When it comes to paying homage to classic "B" horror movies, "Monsters vs. Aliens"...
Full Review
25

TV Guide

Alien Trespass needs to be buried for another 50 years and then unearthed to be studied for how tributes can go oh so wrong.
Full Review
20

New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
The movie doesn't try for "Airplane!" or even "Scary Movie"-type ribbing, but its adherence to the genre isn't quite pure, either. Despite...
Full Review

Fan Reviews

Check Back For Release Date

Then see the movie and tell us what you think!

More Info

Rated PG | For Brief Smoking and Sci-Fi Action
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Retro-style sci-fi action spoof tries hard but doesn't work.
Read the Common Sense Media Review
POSITIVE MESSAGES
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF