This has to be one of the coolest films of the 80's. John Carpenter was ahead of the curve with this gem of a movie. What a plot, by putting on a pair of special shades, Roddy Piper's character can see the world as it really is, including aliens that live among us!
This was Roddy Piper's best role outside the pro-wrestling ring and you can see why John Carpenter wanted him for this film, he looks/acts the part without overdoing it. This has to be his best line in the movie: