Mac and Me

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"Eric's new in the neighborhood. Mac's new on the planet."
  • PG
  • 1988
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 3.4  (14,135)
  • 26

“Mac and Me” is the story of a quartet of aliens that make their way to Earth after a NASA scan accidentally vacuums them. As the aliens escape, the littlest one follows the Cruise family of Eric, Michael, and Janet, while the other aliens wind up in a desert. Only a day after encountering it, the infant alien rescues the wheelchair-bound Eric, who suffers from spina bifida, from drowning in a lake after the boy's wheelchair malfunctions. When Eric's parents refuse to believe Eric about aliens, Eric sets a trap that winds up causing a power outage upon capturing the alien. The alien then undoes all of the damage his powers inflicted upon the neighborhood. A pair of FBI agents is dispatched to hunt down "MAC," only for Eric and MAC to elude them during a party. Eventually, the family agrees to help MAC reunite with his family, which leads them through an adjacent neighborhood, an abandoned mine, a shootout at a supermarket, and even an explosion that results in several near-death experiences. Mac and Me is a science fiction family comedy with a total running time of 99 minutes. It also marks the first film appearance of Jennifer Aniston.

Mac and Me
Mac And Me: Eric Falls into the Water
Mac And Me: Eric Falls into the Water

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Description
“Mac and Me” is the story of a quartet of aliens that make their way to Earth after a NASA scan accidentally vacuums them. As the aliens escape, the littlest one follows the Cruise family of Eric, Michael, and Janet, while the other aliens wind up in a desert. Only a day after encountering it, the infant alien rescues the wheelchair-bound Eric, who suffers from spina bifida, from drowning in a lake after the boy's wheelchair malfunctions. When Eric's parents refuse to believe Eric about aliens, Eric sets a trap that winds up causing a power outage upon capturing the alien. The alien then undoes all of the damage his powers inflicted upon the neighborhood.

A pair of FBI agents is dispatched to hunt down "MAC," only for Eric and MAC to elude them during a party. Eventually, the family agrees to help MAC reunite with his family, which leads them through an adjacent neighborhood, an abandoned mine, a shootout at a supermarket, and even an explosion that results in several near-death experiences.

Mac and Me is a science fiction family comedy with a total running time of 99 minutes. It also marks the first film appearance of Jennifer Aniston.

Mac and Me is a 1988 kids & family movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 3.4 and a MetaScore of 26.

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  • Release Date
    1988
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 35 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    3.4  (14,135)
  • Metascore
    26