Released Date
July 12, 1985
Distributor
Paramount Pictures
Genre
Sci-Fi
Rating
PG
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$9,873,044 + $0 = $9,873,044
1970-1993

River Phoenix

 

50

Ethan Hawke

 

53

Danny Nucci

 

1971-2015

Amanda Peterson

 

81

James Cromwell

 

44

Taliesin Jaffe

 

74

Mary Kay Place

 

80

Dana Ivey

 

67

Robert Picardo

 

54

Bradley Gregg

 

77

Brooke Bundy

 

52

Bobby Fite

 

About Explorers

A boy obsessed with '50s sci-fi movies about aliens has a recurring dream about a blueprint of some kind, which he draws for his inventor friend. With the help of a third kid, they follow it and build themselves a spaceship. Now what?

About

A group of teenage boys build a spacecraft based on images they take from their dreams and explore outer space. 

Trivia

The studios never allowed director Joe Dante to properly finish the film. George Gipe later wrote a novel based on the film.