Meet the Applegates

MEET THE APPLEGATES (aka THE APPLEGATES) (12)
D: Michael Lehmann
New World/Castle Premier (Denise di Novi)
US 1991
82 mins
 
Comedy/Science Fiction
 
W: Redbeard Simmons & Michael Lehmann         
DP: Mitchell Dubin
Ed: Norman Hollyn
Mus: David Newman
 
Ed Begley, Jr. (Richard Applegate), Stockard Channing (Jane Applegate), Dabney Coleman (Aunt Bea), Bobby Jacoby (Johnny Applegate), Camille Cooper (Sally Applegate)
 
A family of giant insects disguise themselves as humans so they can infiltrate suburban America and destroy a nuclear facility which wrecked their natural habitat in the Brazilian rainforest
Slapstick for the MTV generation from a point in the 90's when it was cool to support anything Greenpeace, or whatever, man. 
4/10

Meet the Applegates
Meet the Applegates