“Aliens Ate My Homework” Available Now! #Giveaway #AAMH

While we were without power, an intergalactic adventure, Aliens Ate My Homework arrived on DVD, Digital, and On Demand Tuesday, March 6th! The film adaption of the first book from the popular Rod Allbright and the Galactic Patrol series by Bruce Coville follows a pair of middle schoolers racing to save the world from destruction after extraterrestrials invade Earth.

My kids finally got to watch this and they loved it!  We also, enjoyed watching it with them.  I think most parents will like it as much as their kids.

Aliens Ate My Homework entertains and empowers young audiences with humor, heart, and a whole lot of imagination. The film starring William Shatner is the first of a planned series of inventive action-comedies from Universal 1440 Entertainment, a production entity of Universal Studios Home Entertainment.

You can watch the trailer below:

Aliens Ate My Homework features the voice of two-time Emmy Award winner William Shatner (“Star Trek”)  and comes from director Sean McNamara (The King’s Daughter). The film also stars Jayden Greig (The Shape of Water), Lauren McNamara (“Summer of Dreams”), Kirsten Robek (The Edge of Seventeen), Dan Payne (Star Trek Beyond, Watchmen), Ty Consiglio (Wonder) and Alex Zahara (“The Man in the High Castle”).

Aliens Ate My Homework is a suspenseful family comedy which follows the adventures of sixth-grader Rod Allbright (Greig) and the extraterrestrial lawmen known as the Galactic Patrol. When a tiny spaceship flies through his window and lands on his science project, Rod and his cousin Elspeth (McNamara) meet a group of friendly aliens, including Phil, a talking plant (voiced by William Shatner). The earthlings quickly join the aliens’ adventurous mission to help defeat an evil alien criminal. After discovering the evil alien is disguised as a human – someone he knows all too well – Rod and Elspeth race to save the world from total planetary disaster.

BONUS FEATURES on DVD and digital

  • Not of This World: Creating Alien Life Forms – A look at creating some of the film’s Alien characters, showcasing the work of Emmy-winning visual effects maestro Todd Masters and his creature effects team. Viewers will get a peek at what it takes to bring the creatures to life on-set through the magic of prosthetic make-up, as well as practical effects techniques like oversized sets and puppetry.
  • Aliens Ate My Homework: From Page to Screen – This piece will give viewers a peek at the process of turning the novel into a film – from concept to production and visual effects. Featuring behind the scenes footage plus interviews with the cast, filmmakers, and author Bruce Coville.
  • On the Set with Bruce Coville – The beloved author gives viewers a peek at life on the set of Aliens Ate My Homework while providing details on the origins of the Galactic Patrol book series.
  • The Galactic Patrol Wants You! – A closer look at the members of the Galactic Patrol featuring Grakker, Madame Pong, Rod Allbright, Elspeth, and Phillogenous Esk Piemondum, aka Phil. In this featurette, the intrepid crew of the Starship Ferkel will reveal details on their current mission and will inform viewers on what it takes to become a member of the Galactic Patrol.

You can download and print some fun Aliens Ate My Homework Activity Sheets below.


Universal 1440 Entertainment is sponsoring a giveaway on Mommy Ramblings! One lucky blog reader will win an Aliens Ate My Homework DVD! Thank you to Universal 1440 for the review movie and for sponsoring this out of this world giveaway on Mommy Ramblings! Open to US residents.

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41 Responses to “Aliens Ate My Homework” Available Now! #Giveaway #AAMH

  1. Ellie Wright

    Airport: The Complete Collection. I loved watching those drama filled movies with my parents.

  2. Abigail Gibson

    I really like 47 Ronin.

  3. Bernie Wallace

    I visited the Universal website and would love to own the American Pie movies. Thanks for hosting the giveaway.

  4. Adrienne Gordon

    I like Mamma Mia.

  5. Vicki Wurgler

    I would also like 90 Minutes in Heaven

  6. Vera Wilson

    The kids love Curious George.

  7. nickie

    I loved 47 Ronin

  8. Antoinette M

    I like Pride & Prejudice.

  9. Marty C

    The kids haven’t seen ‘Back to the Future’ yet. I really need to remedy that.

  10. Sam

    I love the 4 movie packs you can buy. I am a big movie fan and tv series collector of 90’s comedies. I dont have many but I am picky really. Universal movies are all awesome!! I forgot about the 8 mile movie until I saw it on the website and at one point I really liked that movie!.

  11. bill norris

    the americian pie movies

  12. Kenneth Helmick

    American Gangster

  13. B.J. Bernal

    I really liked 2guns! It was a great movie!

  14. Mary Cloud

    400 Days looks like a great sci-fi movie

  15. Marianna

    I would like to watch Alfred Hitchcock: The Ultimate Collection

  16. Jessica Peeling

    American Gangster

  17. Jeremy McLaughlin

    The 47 Ronin

  18. heather Kaufman

    I also want to watch Woody Woodpecker.

  19. crystle tellerday

    I would like to see 90 minutes in heaven

  20. Laura Schrillo

    my older son loved the Land before time movies

  21. Leela

    Abbott & Costello: The Complete Universal Pictures Collection.

  22. Cassandra D

    4 Movie Marathon: Romantic Comedy Collection (The Perfect Man / Head Over Heels / Wimbeldon / The Story.

  23. Lisa V.

    I like 12 Monkeys.

  24. susan smoaks

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  25. Christina O

    I would like to see Admission.

  26. Nicole C

    I like The Adventures of Brer Rabbit.

  27. Stephanie Liske

    I like Pitch Perfect 3.

  28. Daniel M

    wanna see 47 ronin

  29. Anne N.

    I like to watch Opportunity Knocks again.

  30. Ed

    “Lust, Caution”

  31. Karen Gonyea

    The Ferkel

  32. Dee hadley

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  33. Jennifer H.

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  34. John H.

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  35. Leah Shumack

    I would love to have the American Pie movies! I haven’t seen those in forever!!

  36. Meme

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    I would like to see Amazing Ocean

  38. Becca Peters

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  39. Philip Lawrence

    I would like to see Woody Woodpecker.

  40. Vikki Billings

    I would love to see American Gangster!

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