The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Comedy, Romance


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Adventurer/surgeon/rock musician Buckaroo Banzai and his band of men, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, take on evil alien invaders from the eighth dimension.


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  • Ellen Barkin and John Lithgow in The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
  • Peter Weller in The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
  • The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
  • Ellen Barkin and Peter Weller in The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
  • John Lithgow and Jonathan Banks in The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

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Cast & Crew

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Director:

W.D. Richter

Writer:

Earl Mac Rauch

Did You Know?

Trivia

Many names and terms were taken from Thomas Pynchon's book "The Crying of Lot 49", most notably the company name Yoyodyne. To this day, there is a yoyodyne.com, which serves as a fan site for the film. "Yoyodyne" itself was Pynchon's thinly veiled reference to ... ...


Quotes

Lectroid: We are not in the Eighth dimension, we are over New Jersey. Hope is not lost.


Goofs

When Dr Lizardo is pulled out of the wall after his failed attempt to access the 8th Dimension, the hole in the wall in which he is placed is visible.

Storyline

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Genres

Adventure | Comedy | Romance | Sci-Fi

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