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( Comedy / Family / Fantasy / Sci-Fi )

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MPAA Rating:

US Runtime: 106 min

Premiere Date:
Dec 18, 1987   [USA]
Director: Matthew Robbins
Writers: Mick Garris   [story]
Matthew Robbins
Brent Maddock
S.S. Wilson
Music by James Horner
Edited by: Cynthia Scheider
Production Companys: Amblin Entertainment
Universal Pictures


Dave Allen
rod puppet supervisor
Dave Allen
stop motion supervisor
Ron Batzdorff
still photographer
Dennis T. Benatar
production assistant
Nicholas Bernstein
production assistant
Elizabeth Canney
first assistant editor
Thomas Costich
costume supervisor
Michael Crane
lab consultant
Peter Daulton
camera operator
Phil Downey
color timer
Selwyn Eddy
camera operator
Bob Griffith
best boy
David Hanks
assistant camera
Thalia Harithas
location assistant
Cynthia Henrich-Woodbyrne
production assistant
Ted Holt
Paul Huston
additional spaceship designer
Katie Jewitt-Spillman
production assistant
Randy Jonsson
assistant camera
Billy Kerwick
Richard C. Kratina
director of photography: second unit
Thomas Landi
Norman G. Langley
camera operator
Joe Litto
production assistant
John A. Machione
assistant auditor
Tom Marshall
transportation captain
Billy May
Mickie McGowan
voice casting
Ralph McQuarrie
spaceship designer
Greig McRitchie
David Clayton Miller
production assistant
Leanne Moore
production accountant
Charlie Mullen
animation camera operator
Gary Muller
co-first assistant camera
Hank Muller
first assistant camera
Reggie Newkirk
first assistant camera
Peter Norman
camera operator
Michael Orefice
rigging gaffer
Brian Pulido
production assistant
Richard Quinlan
chief lighting technician
Ed Quinn
key grip
Bonne Radford
production controller
Mary T. Radford
assistant: Mr. Marshall
Arthur F. Repola
post-production supervisor
Christine A. Sacani
production assistant
Marshall Schlom
script supervisor
Tom St. Amand
go-motion animator
Brian Steward
production associate
Pat Sweeney
camera operator
Wes Takahashi
Mike Tapp
dolly grip
Carole Wattles
assistant production accountant
Robert Yamamoto
assistant editor

Special Effects:

Industrial Light & Magic (ILM)

Miscellaneous Companies:

Deborah Brown & Associates
casting: New York
Joy Todd Inc.
extras casting
Pacific Title
titles and opticals
Sunrise Films Inc.
negative cutting
TAJ Soundworks

Filming Locations: (Now With Clickable Links To Location On Google Maps)


Tech Info:

Color Info:
Color (DeLuxe)
Sound Mix:
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