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.
The mall scene was filmed at the Metrocenter Mall in Phoenix, Arizona, between Peoria and Dunlap Avenues at Interstate 17. It has since been renovated, and no longer looks as it did in the film. Some of the extras were students from Cortez High School on their lunch break. Cortez High School is Alice Cooper's alma mater.
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...
In the saloon fight when Billy the Kid is caught cheating at cards, a prostitute swings in on a rope and takes a guy through a window with her. The rope she swings on disappears and re-appears a few times between shots.
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 20 February 1989
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