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Big Top Pee-wee
Directed by:
Randal Kleiser

Directed by Randal Kleiser, "Big Top Pee-wee" (also known as "Manege frei für Pee Wee", "Big Top Pee-Wee - la mia vita picchiatella") is an Adventure/Family/Comedy film, released in the USA on July 22 of 1988 . Penelope Ann Miller and Kris Kristofferson are starring, alongside Valeria Golino, Wayne White, Susan Tyrrell and Albert Henderson.

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Who is the director of "Big Top Pee-wee":

Big Top Pee-wee was directed by Randal Kleiser, an American director, actor, producer, and writer.

Before making Big Top Pee-wee, Randal Kleiser had directed Flight of the Navigator, released in 1986, Grandview, U.S.A. (1984), Summer Lovers (1982), The Blue Lagoon (1980), Grease (1978). Since, he directed Getting It Right, released in 1989, Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992), It's My Party (1996), Shadow of Doubt (1998), Lovewrecked (2005).

When was "Big Top Pee-wee" released:

Big Top Pee-wee was initally released in the United States on Friday, July 22, 1988. Also released on Friday, July 22, 1988 have been Caddyshack II (dir. Allan Arkush), Mr. North (dir. Danny Huston), and Pascali's Island (dir. James Dearden). This was thirty-one (31) years ago.

What is the casting of "Big Top Pee-wee":

At the casting of Big Top Pee-wee we find Penelope Ann Miller, previously seen in Biloxi Blues (1988) and Adventures in Babysitting (1987); Kris Kristofferson (Songwriter (1984), Flashpoint (1984)); Valeria Golino (Blind Date (1984)) [ more... ]

  • Jack Murdock and Frances Bay also worked together in Honky Tonk Freeway, released in 1981.
  • Frances Bay and Terrence Mann can be seen in Critters 3, released in 1991.
  • Kenneth Tobey and Frances Bay also appeared together in Single White Female, released in 1992.

What is the Storyline of "Big Top Pee-wee":

3 years after the events of the previous film, Pee-wee Herman has a dream of being a famous singer. He makes his exit by disguising himself as Abraham Lincoln. One of the fans asks him for his autograph, but his disguise is promptly exposed. They chase after him and he flies off to his ranch. Pee-wee finally awakens from his dream that morning to work on his farm with Vance the pig. Later, he has lunch with his fiancée, schoolteacher Winnie Johnson. Next, he races Vance to a general store owned by Mr. Ryan [...]

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