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Alien Occupation Forces: Force Commanders are the leadership for the attacking ground forces in the 2018 film, Occupation.

After their small Australian country town is annihilated by an overwhelming airborne attack, a group of civilians evade capture and discover they are now among the last remaining survivors of an extraterrestrial invasion engulfing the entire planet. As humanity falls under world-wide occupation, they form a home-grown army to fight back against vastly superior enemy forces. On the front lines of the battle for Earth, they are our last hope.


Alien Occupation Forces: Force Commanders

Powers and Abilities

Alien Occupation Forces: Force Commanders possess the following powers and abilities:

  • Advanced Technology
  • High Intelligence/Learning Capacity
  • Strategist


Alien Occupation Forces: Force Commanders


  • The opening narration is a Ronald Reagan speech to the UN (United Nations).
  • The "alien" crop being cultivated is an East Asian fruit called the fingered citron, also known as Buddha's Hand.
  • A sequel to this movie was announced on 31st May 2018 as 'Occupation 2' which eventually got re-named as 'Occupation: Rainfall' (2021). The budget of the follow-up was reportedly about three times that of the original.
  • The movie's story-line within the film takes place over the course of three days.
  • This Australian movie was sold and went into the black recovering its budget before it was released theatrically in Australia.
  • New Zealand actor Temuera Morrison has also starred in other fantasy / science-fiction genre pieces such as 'Aquaman' (2018), 'Green Lantern' (2011), 'Star Wars - The Mandalorian' (2020), 'The Osiris Child' (2016), 'Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones' (2002), 'The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption' (2012) and 'Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith' (2005).
  • This movie and its sequel 'Occupation: Rainfall' (2020) both debuted within about twenty-nine months of each other. Both pictures each had their World Premiere in Australia at the Monster Fest film festival.
  • An alien is labelled Tin Man.
  • Vertically shaped spaceship hovers directly on earth's surface.

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