PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama
The Buckmans are a midwestern family all dealing with their lives: estranged relatives, raising children, pressures of the job, and learning to be a good parent and spouse.
This movie is based on Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Lowell Ganz, and Babaloo Mandel's experiences as parents.
I swear, Julie, if you walk out that door, don't you dare come back!
Julie: Don't worry about it!
Julie: Hey Garry.
Julie: I'm moving out.
Helen: See? Now you've upset your brother!
When Gil and Kevin are playing the arcade game "Bad Dudes", the arcade game to the left, known as "The Main Event", is powered off at the beginning of the scene and then is powered on in the last shot.
At the end of the credits: "Caution: Inhaling of helium from balloons is dangerous, and can cause serious injury or death."
$10,506,450 (USA) (28 May 1989)