The 'Burbs

The 'Burbs (1989)

He's a man of peace in a savage land... Suburbia.

  • Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1989-02-17
  • User Rating: 6.7/10 from 958 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 42min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Imagine Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
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When secretive new neighbors move in next door, suburbanite Ray Peterson and his friends let their paranoia get the best of them as they start to suspect the newcomers of evildoings and commence an investigation. But it's hardly how Ray, who much prefers drinking beer, reading his newspaper and watching a ball game on the tube expected to spend his vacation.

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    Sound Mark A. Mangini Sound Effects
    Production Mike Fenton Casting
    Production Judy Taylor Casting
    Costume & Make-Up Rosanna Norton Costume Design
    Sound Jerry Goldsmith Original Music Composer
    Directing Joe Dante Director
    Production Ron Howard Executive Producer
    Sound Ken King Production Sound Mixer
    Costume & Make-Up Christine Lee Hairstylist
    Art James H. Spencer Production Design
    Art James E. Tocci Set Designer
    Production Larry Brezner Producer
    Production Michael Finnell Producer
    Camera John Hora Additional Photography
    Sound Kenneth Hall Music Editor
    Art John H. Anderson Set Decoration
    Sound Ron Bartlett Foley Editor
    Costume & Make-Up Daniel C. Striepeke Makeup Artist
    Writing Dana Olsen Writer
    Production Dana Olsen Co-Producer
    Visual Effects Ken Pepiot Special Effects Supervisor
    Editing Marshall Harvey Editor
    Camera Michael D. O'Shea Camera Operator
    Camera Robert M. Stevens Director of Photography
    Crew George P. Wilbur Stunts
    Production Pat Kehoe Unit Production Manager
    Production Pat Kehoe Associate Producer
    Camera Kirk Bales Dolly Grip
    Camera Charles Saldana Key Grip
    Crew John-Clay Scott Stunts
    Sound George Simpson Supervising Sound Editor
    Crew Eddie Hice Stunts
    Crew Gary Epper Stunts
    Crew Wally Rose Stunts
    Crew Brian J. Williams Stunt Double
    Crew Jeff Ramsey Stunts
    Crew John Hateley Stunts
    Crew Ray Saniger Stunts
    Art Charles L. Hughes Art Direction
    Sound Stephen Purvis ADR Editor
    Crew Gary Morgan Stunts
    Crew Frank Orsatti Stunts
    Directing David D'Ovidio Second Assistant Director
    Sound Warren Hamilton Jr. Sound Editor
    Costume & Make-Up Cheryl Beasley Blackwell Costume Supervisor
    Costume & Make-Up Michael Germain Makeup Artist
    Sound Dan O'Connell Foley Artist
    Crew Randy White Transportation Coordinator
    Sound Randall L. Johnson Boom Operator
    Sound Kevin Bartnof Foley Artist
    Visual Effects Michael Owens Visual Effects Supervisor
    Camera Ralph Nelson Jr. Still Photographer
    Directing Roz Harris Script Supervisor
    Art Nigel A. Boucher Leadman
    Sound Michael Minkler Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Gary C. Bourgeois Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    Sound Aaron Glascock Foley Editor
    Sound Michael J. Benavente Sound Editor
    Lighting Leslie J. Kovacs Chief Lighting Technician
    Costume & Make-Up Eric H. Sandberg Costume Supervisor
    Art Dave Newhouse Greensman
    Art Michael Muscarella Construction Coordinator
    Crew Roydon Clark Stunts
    Crew Sandra Lee Gimpel Stunts
    Art Judy Cammer Set Designer
    Editing Uri Katoni Assistant Editor
    Lighting Brent Poe Lighting Technician
    Camera T. Daniel Scaringi Grip
    Production Karen Shaw Production Coordinator
    Lighting Ken W. Ballantine Lighting Technician
    Crew Michael Arbogast Special Effects
    Crew Adria Later Studio Teacher
    Crew Jeff Smolek Stunts
    Crew Jeff Smolek Stunt Coordinator
    Art Ciro Vuoso Construction Foreman
    Production Julianna Arenson Production Accountant
    Lighting Benny McNulty Assistant Chief Lighting Technician
    Art Erin M. Cummins Set Designer
    Art Gregg H. Bilson Property Master
    Lighting E. Christopher Reed Lighting Technician
    Crew Rick Sawaya Stunts
    Crew Reid Rosefelt Unit Publicist
    Crew Jeff Pepiot Special Effects
    Camera Danny Falkengren Grip
    Camera Hal Nelson Best Boy Grip
    Camera Paul E. Sutton Grip
    Crew Thomas R. Ward Special Effects
    Crew Bill George Visual Effects Art Director
    Crew Danny Costa Stunts
    Directing Carla McCloskey First Assistant Director