#7. “Joe’s Apartment” (1996)
Smart Rating: 20.82Genre: Musical ComedyStarring: Jerry O’Connell, Megan Ward, Jim SterlingDescription: Based on a popular short film, this comedy focuses on Joe (Jerry O’Connell), a young man who has moved from Iowa to downtown New York City. After settling into his grimy apartment, Joe discovers that it is home to a legion of talking and singing cockroaches. Although having so many bugs for roommates has its drawbacks, Joe finds the roaches to be friendly and good-natured, and they aid him in wooing the lovely Lily (Megan Ward), as well as in contending with his mean landlord (Don Ho).