Innerspace Poster

Release Date: 1987

DVD Release Date: July 9th, 2002

PG|1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary
A scientifically miniaturized marine unexpectedly finds himself floating around the body of a hypochondriac, and trying to outwit saboteurs who want the device that shrank him. Attempts by his colleagues to retrieve the little man - protected inside a tiny submersible - are hampered by the would-be thieves.

Cast: Dennis Quaid, Martin Short, Meg Ryan, Kevin McCarthy, Fiona Lewis, Vernon Wells, Robert Picardo, Wendy Schaal

Director: Joe Dante

Genres: Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy

Production Co: Warner Bros., Guber-Peters Company, Amblin Entertainment

Keywords: Girlfriend, 1980s, Rescue, Survival, Hilarious, Quest

Ratings & Reviews

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  • There is more than enough energy here to sustain the film over its two-hour course. [3 July 1987, p.AC]

  • I would have loved to eavesdrop on the script conferences for "Innerspace." Here is an absurd, unwieldy, overplotted movie that nevertheless is entertaining - and some of the fun comes from the way the plot keeps laying it on. show more

  • A lark from start to finish. [1 July 1987]

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