The Pod People/Fun Facts
From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
- The film was intended to be much darker. The popularity of E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial led to the filmmakers turning the project into a blatant clone. The film was even re-titled The Return of E.T. in some markets.
- Joel Hodgson's line "Trumpy you can do stupid things!" took on new life as a meme in 2016 for the purpose of mocking then-Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump.