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You’re not going to believe this, but there was a TV remake of Niholas Roeg’s 1976 movie, The Man Who Fell To Earth.  It was released in 1987.  It wasn’t a bad flick!

You’re not going to believe this, but there was a TV remake of Niholas Roeg’s 1976 movie, The Man Who Fell To Earth.  It was released in 1987.  It wasn’t a bad flick!

He wasn’t Thomas Jerome Newton n the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.  He was simply John Dory.  He was played by Perfect Tommy himself, Lewis Smith.

He wasn’t Thomas Jerome Newton n the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.  He was simply John Dory.  He was played by Perfect Tommy himself, Lewis Smith.

Beverly D’Angelo in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

Beverly D’Angelo in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

Lewis Smith in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

Lewis Smith in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

Would you believe this alien was Perfect Tommy in the “Buckaroo Banzai” movie?  Lewis Smith in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

Would you believe this alien was Perfect Tommy in the “Buckaroo Banzai” movie?  Lewis Smith in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

The alien hanky panky scene in the 1987 TV movie, The Man Who Fell To Earth was very different from the one in Nicholas Roeg’s 1976 theatrical version.

The alien hanky panky scene in the 1987 TV movie, The Man Who Fell To Earth was very different from the one in Nicholas Roeg’s 1976 theatrical version.

Beverly D’Angelo experiences a very close encounter in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

Beverly D’Angelo experiences a very close encounter in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

Apparenty, Earth girls realy are easy.  At least they are in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

Apparenty, Earth girls realy are easy.  At least they are in the 1987 TV version of The Man Who Fell To Earth.

A werewolf riding a dune buggy?  It happened in an ABC-TV movie from 1975.  The Werewolf of Woodstock.

A werewolf riding a dune buggy?  It happened in an ABC-TV movie from 1975.  The Werewolf of Woodstock.

Look who’s behind the wheel in this ABC-TV flick from 1975.  It’s The Werewolf of Woodstock!

Look who’s behind the wheel in this ABC-TV flick from 1975.  It’s The Werewolf of Woodstock!