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Rated: 7.3 out of 10 with 6,190 votes.
An alien slave crash-lands in New York City while being pursued by two Men in Black bounty hunters. His attempt to find a place for himself on Earth parallels that of the immigrant experience.
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7.3N/AUnited StatesEnglishIMDb
Main Actors:
The Brother
Fly
Odell
Smokey
Walter
Noreen
Noreen's Client
Sam
Mrs. Brown
Bernice
Rickey
Randy Sue Carter
Man in Black
Man In Black
Mama
Mr. Love
Hector
Ace
Card Trickster
Malverne Davis
Teacher
Basketball Player
Casio Vendor
Man Being Arrested (uncredited)
Baby Grand Patron (uncredited)
Title:The Brother from Another Planet
Release Date:
Directed by:John Sayles
Genres:ComedyDramaScience-Fiction
Keywords:Black-PeopleAllegoryAlien
Alternative Titles:Brother, El hermano de otro planeta, Από Άλλον Πλανήτη
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