MEET THE HOLLOWHEADS is anything but a sci-fi moviegoer's dream. Instead, special-effects expert Tom Burman, making his directing debut, has delivered the kind of science-fiction film in which the originality of the effects far outstrips the ingenuity of the plot or characters. Henry
Hollowhead (John Glover) is a meter reader with United Umbilical, which supplies food and other domestic services through a network of tubes. Ambitious and overdue for a promotion, Henry jumps at a chance to ingratiate himself with his cretinous superior, Mr. Crabneck (Richard Portnow), when the
boss finally accepts an invitation to join the Hollowhead family for dinner. Upon his arriv...