One of the most enjoyable films of the summer, CRITTERS harks back to the low-budget science fiction films of the 1950s and balances the thrills with heavy doses of humor. The story begins with a group of nasty outer-space creatures known as Krites escaping from a penal colony on an
asteroid. They crash-land in a remote Kansas farming community and immediately descend on a cow and devour it. Then they launch an attack on the farm of Bush and his family (Stone, Velde, and Grimes). Meanwhile, the intergalactic police force dispatches two bumbling bounty hunters (Mann and Opper)
to recapture or kill the Krites. The bounty hunters possess the chameleon-like ability to ...