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Pee-wees Big Adventure

1985 - ENGLISH - MOVIE

AdventureComedyFamilyFantasy

  • Jini Score
    73%
  • Critics Score
    73%
  • Rating
    7.0/10
  • Box Office
    $ 40 Million
  • Jini Score
    73%
  • Critics Score
    73%
  • Rating
    7.0/10
  • Box Office
    $ 40 Million
Pee-wees Big Adventure is a 1985 American English-language Adventure Comedy film featuring Paul Reubens, E. G. Daily, Mark Holton, Diane Salinger, Judd Omen, Elizabeth Daily and Tom Willett. Aspen Film Society was the production house involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Robert Shapiro and Richard Gilbert Abramson. Pee-wees Big Adventure is written by Phil Hartman, Paul Reubens and Michael Varhol and it is directed by Tim Burton. Warner Bros. acquired the distribution rights for the movie. Pee-wees Big Adventure was released on 9th August 1985 and takes a screen time of 91 minutes. The Film was successful at box office. Pee-wees Big Adventure was made on a budget of $7 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $40 million. Cinematography was done by Victor J. Kemper and editing by Billy Weber. The music was composed by Danny Elfman.

Pee-wees Big Adventure Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : 5.0/5

100%

Positive Review Rating : 79%

79%
  • Time Out

    Fed by comic tributaries perhaps, but Pee Wee Herman comes over as a delightful original. ( Read More )
  • Children should love the film and adults will be dismayed by the light brushstrokes with which Paul Reubens (one of three credited screenwriters, but star billed under his stage name, Pee wee Herma... ( Read More )
  • Burtons first feature revels in the weird, the unpredictable, the infantile and the absurd. A dazzling debut. ( Read More )
  • Tv Guide

    Pee wee Herman, a creation of writer comedian Paul Reubens, is a great comic creation on a par with Chaplins Little Tramp. ( Read More )
  • Pee wees Big Adventure isnt a movie but a collection of found objects from the garbage heap of low culture: bunny slippers, Mister Potato Head, oversized toothbrush, X Ray Spex, trick chewing gum, ... ( Read More )
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Awards for Pee-wees Big Adventure
  • TV Land Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Young Artist Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS