"Splash" (also known as "Splash, una sirena a Manhattan", "Splash - Eine Jungfrau am Haken") is a Comedy/Fantasy/Romance film directed by Ron Howard, and written by Lowell Ganz (screenplay) and Bruce Jay Friedman (screen story), released in the USA on March 09 of 1984 , starring Tom Hanks, Daryl Hannah, Eugene Levy, John Candy, Dody Goodman and Shecky Greene.
Allen Bauer Thought He'd Never Find The Right Woman... He Was Only Half Wrong!
Who directed "Splash":
Splash was directed by Ron Howard, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.
Before making Splash, Ron Howard had directed Night Shift, released in 1982, Grand Theft Auto (1977). Since, he directed Cocoon, released in 1985, Gung Ho (1986), Parenthood (1989), Backdraft (1991), Far and Away (1992), and The Paper (1994).
What was the release date of "Splash":
Splash was first released on Friday, March 09, 1984, in the United States. Also released on Friday, March 09, 1984 have been Children of the Corn (dir. Fritz Kiersch), Killpoint (dir. Frank Harris), and The Hotel New Hampshire (dir. Tony Richardson). This was thirty-five (35) years ago.
It has been released on Friday, June 29, 1984 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, October 24, 1984 in France; Friday, September 21, 1984 in Germany; Friday, August 31, 1984 in Spain; Thursday, August 16, 1984 in Australia and on Saturday, September 08, 1984 in Japan.
What is the cast of "Splash":
At the casting of Splash we find Tom Hanks, previously seen in ; Daryl Hannah (Reckless (1984), The Final Terror (1983)); Eugene Levy (Going Berserk (1983), Vacation (1983)) [ more... ]
- Royce D. Applegate and Shecky Greene, Howard Morris also worked together in History of the World: Part I, released in 1981.
- Royce D. Applegate and Eugene Levy, John Candy have all also be seen in Armed and Dangerous, released in 1986.
- John Candy and Eugene Levy also worked together in Speed Zone!, released in 1989.
- Patrick Cronin and Royce D. Applegate also appeared in Rampage, released in 1988.
What is the Storyline of "Splash":
As an eight year-old boy, Allen Bauer (David Kreps) is vacationing with his family near Cape Cod. While taking a sight-seeing tour on a ferry, he gazes into the ocean and sees something below the surface that fascinates him. Allen jumps into the water, even though he cannot swim. He grasps the hands of a girl who is inexplicably under the water with him and an instant connection forms between the two. Allen is quickly pulled to the surface by the deck hands and the two are separated, though apparently no [...]
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