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801 Ratings


Directed by John Carpenter
United States, 1984
Sci-Fi, Romance, Comedy


An alien lands in Wisconsin, arriving at the cabin of Jenny Hayden, a young widow. The alien, Starman, convinces her to drive him to Arizona, explaining that if he is not picked up by his mothership he will die. En route, Starman finds universal love, while Jenny rediscovers her human passion.

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Starman Directed by John Carpenter

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1985 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Golden Globes (USA)

1985 | 2 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

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