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Cocoon (1985)  link to Cocoon on IMDb  

Number: 301

poster Cocoon

IMDb Rating:
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6.7/10 (52943 votes)

Country: USA, 117 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

Director(s): Ron Howard

A group of aliens return to earth to retrieve cocoons containing the people they'd left behind from an earlier trip. These cocoons had been resting at the bottom of the ocean. Once retrieved, they stored these recovered cocoons in the swimming pool of a house they'd rented in a small Florida town. Their mission is hampered by a number of elderly people from a nearby retirement community who had been secretly using the pool, and who discover unusual powers from within these cocoons.


photo Don Ameche Don Ameche Art Selwyn
photo Wilford Brimley Wilford Brimley Ben Luckett
photo Hume Cronyn Hume Cronyn Joe Finley
photo Brian Dennehy Brian Dennehy Walter
photo Jack Gilford Jack Gilford Bernie Lefkowitz

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\C\Cocoon (1985).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1