Meet Dave

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"There's a whole other world going on inside of him."
  • PG
  • 2008
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • 5.1  (43,389)
  • 43

Meet Dave is a 2008 science fiction comedy film directed by Brian Robbins and starring Eddie Murphy, Elizabeth Banks, and Gabrielle Union. The film follows the story of a group of miniature and humanoid aliens who come to Earth in a spaceship shaped like a human being named Dave, played by Eddie Murphy. The aliens' mission is to retrieve a stolen energy source, which has landed on Earth and is in the possession of a young boy named Josh, played by Austyn Myers.

The film begins with a group of miniature humanoid aliens arriving on Earth in a spaceship shaped like a human being named Dave. The aliens are on a mission to retrieve a stolen energy source, which they believe is in the possession of a young boy named Josh.

Dave is a highly advanced spaceship operated by a group of miniature aliens, who are all part of the same species, but who have different personalities and roles to play in their mission. The leader of the aliens is named Captain, played by Eddie Murphy. Captain is in charge of the mission but is struggling to understand human behavior and culture, which leads to a series of comedic mishaps and misadventures throughout the film.

As Dave and his crew attempt to blend in and search for the energy source, they encounter various human characters, including Josh's mother Gina, played by Elizabeth Banks, and her boyfriend, played by Scott Caan. Captain finds himself drawn to Gina and begins to develop feelings for her, causing him to question the motives of his mission.

Throughout the film, the aliens face several challenges and obstacles, including being chased by the police, dealing with the harsh realities of New York City, and facing off against a group of rival aliens who are also searching for the energy source.

The film is a lighthearted comedy that blends science fiction with elements of romance and friendship. Eddie Murphy delivers a charismatic and funny performance as both the leader of the aliens and the human-looking spaceship that he controls. Elizabeth Banks and Gabrielle Union also deliver strong performances as the human characters who become involved in the aliens' mission.

Meet Dave is a fun and entertaining film that combines humor, heart, and science fiction in a unique and enjoyable way. The film is suitable for audiences of all ages and is sure to leave viewers laughing and feeling good.

Meet Dave is a 2008 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 30 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.1 and a MetaScore of 43.

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    5.1  (43,389)
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