Joe's Apartment Poster

Release Date: 1996

DVD Release Date: March 30th, 1999

PG-13|1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
Based on a popular short film, this comedy focuses on Joe (Jerry O'Connell), a young man who has moved from Iowa to downtown New York City. After settling into his grimy apartment, Joe discovers that it is home to a legion of talking and singing cockroaches. Although having so many bugs for roommates has its drawbacks, Joe finds the roaches to be friendly and good-natured, and they aid him in wooing the lovely Lily (Megan Ward), as well as in contending with his mean landlord (Don Ho).

Cast: Jerry O'Connell, Megan Ward, Jim Sterling, Shiek Mahmud-Bey, Jim Turner, Sandra "Pepa" Denton, Robert Vaughn, Don Ho

Director: John Payson

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: MTV Networks, Warner Brothers, Geffen Pictures

Keywords: Love interest, Underdog, New York City, Cheeky, Friendship, 1990s, Amusing