Beetlejuice

(1988)

Overview

Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes. In desperation, the undead newlyweds turn to an expert frightmeister, but he's got a diabolical agenda of his own.

  1. Michael McDowell

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Larry Wilson

    Story

  3. Warren Skaaren

    Screenplay

  4. Tim Burton

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Keaton

    Michael Keaton

    Betelgeuse

  2. Geena Davis

    Geena Davis

    Barbara Maitland

  3. Alec Baldwin

    Alec Baldwin

    Adam Maitland

  4. Winona Ryder

    Winona Ryder

    Lydia Deetz

  5. Catherine O'Hara

    Catherine O'Hara

    Delia Deetz

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Beetlejuice
Beetlejuice

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • March 29, 1988
    PG
    Premiere

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • March 30, 1988
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 32m

Budget $15,000,000.00

Revenue $73,326,666.00

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