Harry and the Hendersons (1987)

Harry and the Hendersons

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Harry and the Hendersons (1987)
PG | 110 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy | 5 June 1987 (USA)

The Henderson family adopt a friendly Sasquatch after accidentally running him over on a hunting trip, but have a hard time trying to keep him away from the authorities and an eccentric hunter who's determined to catch "Bigfoot".

Director: William Dear
Writers: William Dear, Bill Martin (as William E. Martin) , 1 more credit »
Stars: John Lithgow, Melinda Dillon, Margaret Langrick

Harry and the Hendersons is a 1987 American fantasy comedy film directed and produced by William Dear, and starring John Lithgow, Melinda Dillon, Don Ameche, David Suchet, Margaret Langrick, Joshua Rudoy, Lainie Kazan, and Kevin Peter Hall. Steven Spielberg served as an executive producer of this film (uncredited) while Rick Baker provided the makeup and the creature designs for Harry. It is the story of a family's ... View All »


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Dr. Wallace Wrightwood: You've seen hundreds, thousands of pigeons, right?
George Henderson: Of course.
Dr. Wallace Wrightwood: Have you ever seen a baby pigeon? Well, neither have I. I got a hunch they exist.


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