Mars Attacks!

Mars Attacks! (1996)

Nice planet. We'll take it!

  • Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction
  • Release Date: 1996-12-12
  • User Rating: 6.3/10 from 3560 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 46min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Tim Burton Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
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'We come in peace' is not what those green men from Mars mean when they invade our planet, armed with irresistible weapons and a cruel sense of humor. This star studded cast must play victim to the alien’s fun and games in this comedy homage to science fiction films of the '50s and '60s.

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  • Jack Nicholson

    as President James Dale / Art Land
  • Glenn Close

    as First Lady Marsha Dale
  • Annette Bening

    as Barbara Land
  • Pierce Brosnan

    as Professor Donald Kessler
  • Danny DeVito

    as Rude Gambler
  • Martin Short

    as Press Secretary Jerry Ross
  • Sarah Jessica Parker

    as Nathalie Lake
  • Michael J. Fox

    as Jason Stone
  • Rod Steiger

    as General Decker
  • Tom Jones

    as Himself
  • Natalie Portman

    as Taffy Dale
  • Lukas Haas

    as Richie Norris
  • Sylvia Sidney

    as Grandma Florence Norris
  • Lisa Marie

    as Martian Girl
  • Jim Brown

    as Byron Williams
  • Pam Grier

    as Louise Williams
  • Jack Black

    as Billy Glenn Norris
  • Joe Don Baker

    as Richie's Dad
  • O-Lan Jones

    as Sue Ann Norris
  • Christina Applegate

    as Sharona
  • Joseph Moynihan

    as Stranger
  • Tommy Bush

    as Hillbilly
  • Brandon Hammond

    as Neville Williams
  • Frank Welker

    as Various Martians (voice)
  • Ray J

    as Brandon Williams
  • Rance Howard

    as Texan Investor
Production Larry J. Franco Producer
Camera Peter Suschitzky Director of Photography
Directing Tim Burton Director
Production Tim Burton Producer
Production Laurie Parker Producer
Writing Jonathan Gems Screenplay
Sound Danny Elfman Original Music Composer
Editing Chris Lebenzon Editor
Production Matthew Barry Casting
Production Jeanne McCarthy Casting
Production Victoria Thomas Casting
Art Wynn Thomas Production Design
Art John Dexter Art Direction
Art Nancy Haigh Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Colleen Atwood Costume Design
Sound Steve Boeddeker Assistant Sound Designer
Sound Richard Hymns Supervising Sound Editor
Visual Effects Kyle Balda Animation
Sound Michael Silvers Supervising ADR Editor
Sound Sandina Bailo-Lape Foley Editor
Sound Randy Thom Sound Designer
Sound Randy Thom Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Shawn Murphy Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Dennis Maitland Production Sound Mixer
Costume & Make-Up Ve Neill Makeup Artist
Sound Frank E. Eulner Sound Effects Editor
Art Jerry Moss Property Master
Sound Ewa Sztompke Dialogue Editor
Sound Ken Fischer Sound Effects Editor
Crew Guy Williams Digital Effects Supervisor
Sound Gary Summers Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Visual Effects Roger Huynh VFX Artist
Directing Janna Stern Script Supervisor
Sound Sara Bolder Dialogue Editor
Crew George Fisher Stunts