Mac and Me

Mac and Me

1988, PG, 95 min. Directed by Stewart Raffill. Starring Christine Ebersole, Jonathan Ward, Tina Caspary.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., Nov. 1, 2001

This shameless E.T. knockoff features a wrinkly alien and a kid in a wheelchair. It should provide plenty of fodder for the goofy humor of the Mr. Sinus gang. For more on Mr. Sinus Theater see or

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