After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find themselves in the middle of a deadly plot by an intergalactic terrorist who has arrived on Earth to assassinate two ambassadors from opposing galaxies.
- Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
- Studio: Columbia Pictures, Amblin Entertainment, Parkes+MacDonald Image Nation
- Keyword: new york city, secret identity, undercover, space marine, illegal immigration, deportation, new identity, giant cockroach, cannon, flying saucer, stay permit, superhero, based on comic, alien, buddy cop, fictional government agency
- Cast: Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Linda Fiorentino, Vincent D'Onofrio, Rip Torn, Tony Shalhoub