Rank: 9/100 in Top Movie 1988 – They Live: You see them on the street. You watch them on TV. You might even vote for one this fall. You think they’re people just like you. You’re wrong. Dead wrong.

Movie Synopsis:
Nada, a wanderer without meaning in his life, discovers a pair of sunglasses capable of showing the world the way it truly is. As he walks the streets of Los Angeles, Nada notices that both the media and the government are comprised of subliminal messages meant to keep the population subdued, and that most of the social elite are skull-faced aliens bent on world domination. With this shocking discovery, Nada fights to free humanity from the mind-controlling aliens.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: They Live
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1988-11-23
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Science Fiction Movie, Action Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1988
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Universal Pictures, Alive Films, Larry Franco Productions
  • Production Countries: United States of America
  • Budget: $4,000,000.00
  • Revenue: $13,008,928.00
  • Running Time: 94 minutes
  • Director: John Carpenter
  • Actors: Roddy Piper, Keith David, Meg Foster, George Buck Flower, Peter Jason
  • YB100 views Counts: 687
  • YB100 Likes: 8
  • Popularity: 15.29
  • Vote Count: 1374
  • Vote Average: 7.3

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