Explorers (1985)

Title: Explorers

Tagline: The adventure begins in your own back yard.

Genre: Family,Science Fiction,Fantasy

Director: Joe Dante

Cast: Ethan Hawke,River Phoenix,Jason Presson,Amanda Peterson,Bobby Fite,Dana Ivey,Bradley Gregg,Georg Olden,Chance Schwass,Danny Nucci,Taliesin Jaffe,James Cromwell,Brooke Bundy,Tricia Bartholome,Eric Luke,Robert Picardo,Karen Mayo-Chandler,Robert F. Boyle,John P. Navin, Jr.,Mary Hillstead,Simone Blue,Meshach Taylor,Dick Miller,Leslie Rickert,Mary Kay Place

Status: Released

Release: 1985-07-12

Runtime: 109

Plot: The visionary dreams of three curious and adventuresome young boys become an exciting reality in Explorers, the action-fantasy from director Joe Dante, who combines keen humor, warmth and fantasy with unexpected twists. In their makeshift laboratory, the boys use an amazing discovery and their ingenuity to build their own spaceship and launch themselves on a fantastic interplanetary journey.

Trailer Cast Crew Videos

    • Ethan Hawke

      Ben Crandall
    • River Phoenix

      Wolfgang Müller
    • Jason Presson

      Darren Woods
    • Amanda Peterson

      Lori Swenson
    • Bobby Fite

      Steve Jackson
    • Dana Ivey

      Mrs. Müller
    • Bradley Gregg

      Steve Jackson's Gang
    • Georg Olden

      Steve Jackson's Gang
    • Chance Schwass

      Steve Jackson's Gang
    • Danny Nucci

      Nasty Kid at School
    • Taliesin Jaffe

      Ludwig Müller
    • James Cromwell

      Mr. Müller
    • Brooke Bundy

      Science Teacher
    • Tricia Bartholome

      Girl in Classroom
    • Eric Luke

      Darren's Teacher
    • Robert Picardo

      Starkiller / Wak / Wak and Neek's Father
    • Karen Mayo-Chandler

      Starkiller's Girlfriend
    • Robert F. Boyle

      Starkiller's Girlfriend's Father
    • John P. Navin, Jr.

      Couple at Drive-In
    • Mary Hillstead

      Couple at Drive-In
    • Simone Blue

      Snack Bar Girl
    • Meshach Taylor

      Gordon Miller
    • Dick Miller

      Charlie Drake
    • Leslie Rickert

    • Mary Kay Place

      Mrs. Crandall (uncredited)
    • Rosanna Norton (Costume & Make-Up)

      Costume Designer
    • Michael Finnell (Production)

      Executive Producer
    • John Hora (Camera)

      Director of Photography
    • Tina Hirsch (Editing)

    • Tom Jacobson (Production)

      Associate Producer
    • Edward S. Feldman (Production)

    • Eric Luke (Writing)

    • David Bombyk (Production)

    • Robert F. Boyle (Art)

      Production Design
    • Zoltan Elek (Costume & Make-Up)

      Makeup Artist
    • Arthur Morton (Sound)

    • George R. Nelson (Art)

      Set Decoration
    • Randy Glass (Lighting)

      Chief Lighting Technician
    • Bobby Belnap (Costume & Make-Up)

      Assistant Makeup Artist
    • Mark A. Mangini (Sound)

      Sound Effects
    • Vincent Prentice (Costume & Make-Up)

      Makeup Artist
    • Frank Richwood (Art)

      Art Direction
    • Scott H. Eddo (Costume & Make-Up)

      Makeup Supervisor
    • Paul Abascal (Costume & Make-Up)

    • Jerry Goldsmith (Sound)

      Original Music Composer
    • Rob Bottin (Costume & Make-Up)

      Makeup Effects Designer
    • Joe Dante (Directing)

    • Explorers (1985) - HD Trailer

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