Pete's Meteor (1998)





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Featuring Saturday Night Live alumni and Austin Powers star Mike Myers in his first dramatic role, Pete's Meteor centers on ex-Junkie Pete (Myers), who is in the process of turning his life around when his two closest friends both die unexpectedly. Hoping to raise money for their children, he moves in with his late friends' kids and grandmother (Brenda Fricker). Before long, they witness what seems to be a miracle: A meteor lands in their backyard and the orphaned children believe it was sent from their parents to keep a wealthy scientist (Alfred Molina) from getting credit for it.
R (Some Language)
Drama , Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Ian Costello
as Mickey
Mike Myers
as Pete
Billie Traynor
as Mrs. O'Brien
Dervla Kirwan
as Carmel
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Critic Reviews for Pete's Meteor

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It's the question of why-should-we-care-about-these-kids that makes this Meteor so tough to sit through.

November 30, 2002

Audience Reviews for Pete's Meteor


In spite of it's terrific cast, this film has a lot of unapproachable characters that distances the audience. The acting is fine, good score and cinematography but the film just isn't very likable.

James Higgins
James Higgins a HUGE mike myers fan, so i just bought the movie without hesitation. BAD mistake. i really dont like this movie, but sometimes on a rainy day i just feel the urge to watch it...probably because theres nothing else to watch :(

Katie Jones
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