A scientific experiment unknowingly brings extraterrestrial life forms to the Earth through a laser beam. First is the cigar smoking drake Howard from the duck's planet. A few kids try to keep him from the greedy scientists and help him back to his planet. But then a much less friendly being arrives through the beam...
- Year: 1986
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction
- Studio: Lucasfilm Ltd., Universal Pictures, Marvel Entertainment
- Keyword: duck, based on comic, anthropomorphism, extraterrestrial, physicist, alien invasion, alternative reality
- Director: Willard Huyck
- Cast: Lea Thompson, Jeffrey Jones, Tim Robbins, Ed Gale, Holly Robinson Peete, David Paymer