Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 46%
TMDB Rating 6.8
IMDB Rating 7.1
RottenTomatoes Rating 57%

Financials

Revenue: $38,119,483

Budget: $22,700,000

Profit: + $15,419,483


Movie Details

Tag Line: May the schwartz be with you

Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Jun 24, 1987

Rating: PG

Run Time: 1h 36m

Original Language: English

Website: Link

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Brooksfilms Ltd. , Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer


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Synopsis

When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power of "The Schwartz." Can he master it in time to save the day?


Main Cast

Mel Brooks

Mel Brooks

President Skroob/Yoghurt

Age : 93 | Popularity : 12%

Rick Moranis

Rick Moranis

Dark Helmet

Age : 66 | Popularity : 39%

Bill Pullman

Bill Pullman

Lone Starr

Age : 66 | Popularity : 100%

Daphne Zuniga

Daphne Zuniga

Princess Vespa

Age : 57 | Popularity : 28%

John Candy

John Candy

Barfolemew 'Barf'

Age : 43 | Popularity : 18%

George Wyner

George Wyner

Colonel Sandurz

Age : 74 | Popularity : 4%

Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers

Dot Matrix (voice)

Age : 81 | Popularity : 15%

Dick Van Patten

Dick Van Patten

King Roland

Age : 86 | Popularity : 7%


Crew

Department Role Name
Sound Original Music Composer
John Morris
John Morris
Sound Designer
Gary Rydstrom
Gary Rydstrom
Randy Thom
Randy Thom
Sound Effects Editor
Sandina Bailo-Lape
Sandina Bailo-Lape
Production Casting
Lynn Stalmaster
Lynn Stalmaster
Bill Shepard
Bill Shepard
David Rubin
David Rubin
Producer
Mel Brooks
Mel Brooks
Ezra Swerdlow
Ezra Swerdlow
Production Manager
Robert Latham Brown
Robert Latham Brown
Art Art Direction
Harold Michelson
Harold Michelson
Production Design
Terence Marsh
Terence Marsh
Set Decoration
John Franco Jr.
John Franco Jr.
Editing Editor
Conrad Buff IV
Conrad Buff IV
Writing Screenplay
Mel Brooks
Mel Brooks
Thomas Meehan
Thomas Meehan
Ronny Graham
Ronny Graham
Directing Director
Mel Brooks
Mel Brooks
Camera Director of Photography
Nick McLean
Nick McLean
Costume & Make-Up Makeup Artist
Ken Diaz
Ken Diaz
Crew Special Effects
Peter Albiez
Peter Albiez
Stunt Coordinator
Dick Warlock
Dick Warlock
Stunts
Mike Washlake
Mike Washlake
Visual Effects Visual Effects
Craig Boyajian
Craig Boyajian
Department Role Name

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