A motion picture released in 1988 by Twentieth Century Fox starring James Caan and Mandy Patinkin. It was the basis
for a good, but short-lived television series of the same name.
Los Angeles becomes home to a race of extraterrestrial
s from a crashed vessel. Humans dub these new citizens "Newcomers", but to bigots
s they are derisively referred to as "slags".
The movie (and series) focuses on one Newcomer's experience of being the LAPD's first non-human detective
and his and his family's adjustment into human dominate