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Pet Shop (1994)

An alien couple comes to Earth and open up a pet shop in an attempt to try and eat some of Earth's children for dinner.

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Hope Perello

Writers:

Michael Davis, Brent V. Friedman (as Brent Friedman) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Terry Kiser ... Joe Yeagher
Leigh Ann Orsi Leigh Ann Orsi ... Dena Yeagher
Spencer Vrooman Spencer Vrooman ... Mike
Joanne Baron ... Marilyn Yeagher
David Wagner David Wagner ... Charlie Yeagher
Jane Morris ... Mrs. Zimm
Jeff Michalski ... Mr. Zimm
Shashawnee Hall ... Marshall Dave
Sabrina Wiener Sabrina Wiener ... Alexis
Cody Burger Cody Burger ... Nicky
Leondardo Vincent Surdo Leondardo Vincent Surdo ... Curly
Nino Surdo Nino Surdo ... Babe
John LaMotta John LaMotta ... Tony Marino (as John La Motta)
Alfred Dennis ... Barney
Marcella Avila Marcella Avila ... Gwen
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An alien couple comes to Earth and open up a pet shop in an attempt to try and eat some of Earth's children for dinner.

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Taglines:

Take home a pet... from another universe!

Genres:

Comedy | Family | Sci-Fi

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 March 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bichinhos de Estimação See more »

Filming Locations:

Ridgecrest, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Originally intended to be released on videocassette during the summer of 1994, the film was eventually pushed to a spring 1995 videocassette release. See more »

Connections

References Meridian (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

Work It Up
Composed by Simon Stokes, Mark Heffernan & Wayne Joness
Performed by Suze & the Bush Pilots
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Pet shop
6 February 2008 | by ashmarg06See all my reviews

This movie was absolutely hilarious. I used to watch it over and over when I was a kid. I highly recommend seeing it for a few quick laughs and cowboys with cone-heads!!! Touche to the person who thought this up. I will never have any desire to see this again, but my life would't have been the same without it. One of the reasons I want to be a director is "Pet Shop". Definitely gives you a strange sense of happiness with a touch of western music thrown in. Overall, you should see this movie and make fun of it. But remember that someone's very hard work went into this, not to mention a lot of money and props, so respect the work.


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