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Certificate PG
Tim Allen
Sigourney Weaver
Alan Rickman
Dean Parisot
David Howard
Robert Gordon
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102 minutes

Galaxy Quest
Nail-on-the-head spoof of TV sci-fi with a great and well utilised cast

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The has-been cast of a cult TV sci-fi series are abducted by aliens to save the universe for real, and in struggling to rise to the occasion, manage to pastiche every cliché in the sci-fi TV series handbook.

The entire cast is game for the ridiculous, while Stan Winston's aliens and ILM visual effects give this the gloss of a straight-faced sci-fi spectacle. Beam on up.

Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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