When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power of "The Schwartz." Can he master it in time to save the day?

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  1. Mel Brooks

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Ronny Graham


  3. Thomas Meehan


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  1. Mel Brooks

    Mel Brooks

    President Skroob/Yoghurt

  2. Rick Moranis

    Rick Moranis

    Dark Helmet

  3. Bill Pullman

    Bill Pullman

    Lone Starr

  4. Daphne Zuniga

    Daphne Zuniga

    Princess Vespa

  5. John Candy

    John Candy

    Barfolemew 'Barf'

  6. George Wyner

    George Wyner

    Colonel Sandurz

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 36m

Budget $22,700,000.00

Revenue $38,119,483.00

Homepage http://www.mgm.com/view/movie/1873/Spaceballs/

Release Information

  • June 24, 1987
    PG, Theatrical



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