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NWI suburbs neighbors

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Seen on: 02/27/2011

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The 'Burbs (1989)

Directed by Joe Dante

Comedy | Mystery | Thriller

Most recently watched by zombiefreak, Javitron, seanCduregger, eduardovictory, themarc, zombiefreak, zombiefreak, sleestakk, noahphex

Overview

When secretive new neighbors move in next door, suburbanite Ray Peterson and his friends let their paranoia get the best of them as they start to suspect the newcomers of evildoings and commence an investigation. But it’s hardly how Ray, who much prefers drinking beer, reading his newspaper and watching a ball game on the tube expected to spend his vacation.

Rated PG | Length 102 minutes

Actors

Carrie Fisher | Tom Hanks | Rick Ducommun | Corey Feldman | Bruce Dern | Robert Picardo | Brother Theodore | Nicky Katt | Courtney Gains | Henry Gibson | Rance Howard | Dana Olsen | Kevin Gage | Wendy Schaal | Franklyn Ajaye | Patrika Darbo | Sonny Carl Davis | Cory Danziger | Gale Gordon | Dick Miller | Gary Hays | Billy Stevenson | Moosie Drier | Heather Haase | Brenda Benner

Viewing Notes

Also on NWI Tom Hanks in The ‘burbs (1989). Such a warm and entertaining film by Joe Dante. Despite liking this shortly after the time it was released (caught it on cable) it was never something that grabbed me. But revisiting now it’s like rediscovering a classic. So much fun.

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