PG | | Adventure, Comedy, Music
Two seemingly dumb teens set off on a quest to prepare the ultimate historical presentation with the help of a time machine.
Edward Van Halen said that he would have been glad to appear in the movie, but nobody asked him.
Hi, welcome to the future. San Dimas, California, 2688. And I'm telling you it's great here. The air is clean, the water's clean, even the dirt, it's clean. Bowling averages are way up, mini-golf scores are way down. And we have more excellent water...
When the dudes pick up Socrates in 410 BC, the buildings of Athens are stark white. Although surviving ancient Greek buildings are known for this complexion, in their heyday they were painted in bright multicolor.
In the Television version, there are a few minor dialogue edits. For example, in the scene where Ted falls down a flight of stairs in a suit of armor and a "medieval dude" run the suit through, Bill says to the man who did that "You killed Ted you medieval Dickweed", the Dialogue is changed to "You killed Ted you medieval 'Bonehead'"
English, French, German, Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
$6,167,651 (USA) (20 February 1989)