Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 55%
TMDB Rating 5.4
IMDB Rating 5.5
RottenTomatoes Rating 58%

Financials

Revenue: $19,875,740

Budget: $0

Profit: + $19,875,740


Movie Details

Tag Line: Ready or not, here they come.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 5

Release Date: Aug 16, 1985

Rating: R

Run Time: 1h 47m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: Thailand , United States of America

Production Companies: TriStar Pictures


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Synopsis

Lawrence is a rich kid with a bad accent and a large debt. After his father refuses to help him out, Lawrence escapes his angry debtors by jumping on a Peace Corp flight to Southeast Asia, where he is assigned to build a bridge for the local villagers with American-As-Apple-Pie WSU Grad Tom Tuttle and the beautiful and down-to earth Beth Wexler.


Main Cast

Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks

Lawrence Whatley Bourne III

Age : 64 | Popularity : 70%

John Candy

John Candy

Tom Tuttle

Age : 43 | Popularity : 17%

Rita Wilson

Rita Wilson

Beth Wexler

Age : 63 | Popularity : 16%

Tim Thomerson

Tim Thomerson

John Reynolds

Age : 74 | Popularity : 17%

Gedde Watanabe

Gedde Watanabe

At Toon

Age : 65 | Popularity : 8%

George Plimpton

George Plimpton

Lawrence Bourne Jr.

Age : 76 | Popularity : 7%

Ernest Harada

Ernest Harada

Chung Mee

Age : N/A | Popularity : 7%

Allan Arbus

Allan Arbus

Albert Bardenaro

Age : 95 | Popularity : 4%


Crew

Department Role Name
Directing Director
Nicholas Meyer
Nicholas Meyer
Writing Story
Keith Critchlow
Keith Critchlow
Screenplay
Ken Levine
Ken Levine
David Isaacs
David Isaacs
Department Role Name

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