*batteries not included(1987)
Five ordinary people needed a miracle, then one night Faye Riley left the window open.
When the elderly tenants of a rundown building are threatened by a property developer, help comes in the form of tiny 'Fix-It' flying machines from another planet in this '80s family fantasy. Stars Hume Cronyn (Cocoon) and Jessica Tandy (Driving Miss Daisy). Originally intended to be featured in the TV series Amazing Stories, executive producer Steven Spielberg pushed for it to be turned into a full length feature. The film also marks the screenwriting debut of Brad Bird, who would go on to write and direct family classics The Iron Giant and The Incredibles.