The Wizard


1h 37m 1989

Brief Synopsis

The adventures of two brothers en route to California.

Film Details

Also Known As
Vidéokid, Wizard
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Adventure
Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; Reno, Nevada, USA; Fallon, Nevada, USA; Utah, USA; Minden, Nevada, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 37m

Synopsis

The adventures of two brothers en route to California.

Crew

John Alexiades

Other

Scilla Andreen-hernandez

Costume Designer

Paul Anka

Song Performer

Paul Anka

Song

Rance Barella

Visual Effects

Brandon Barrad

Casting

Ted Baumgart

Set Designer

Ted Baumgart

Art Department

Sandy Berumen

Stunts

John Boccaccio

Assistant Camera Operator

Nat Bocking

Props

Clay Boss

Stunts

Claire J Bowin

Set Decorator

Jim Boysen

Driver

Janet Brady

Stunts

Davy Brooks

Technical Advisor

Bobby Brown

Song

Bobby Brown

Song Performer

Jophery Brown

Stunts

Steve Bunya

Driver

Kim Burke

Animal Wrangler

Frank Byers

Camera Operator

Paul Carrack

Song

Paul Carrack

Song Performer

Chris Carriveau

Art Assistant

Debra Chiate

Editor

David Chisholm

Producer

David Chisholm

Screenplay

Lisa Christensen

Assistant

Fred A Cipriano

Sound Effects Editor

Patsy Cline

Song Performer

Lara Cody

Song

David Q Combs

Other

Gil Combs

Stunts

Lawrence L. Commans

Boom Operator

Jim Connors

Stunts

Steve Cremin

Stunts

Kerrie Cullen

Stunts

Janet Cunningham

Casting

David D'ovidio

Assistant Director

Mindy Dacus

Script Supervisor

Jeff Dashnaw

Stunts

Glenn Davis

Assistant

Steve M Davison

Stunts

Kate Decker

Sound

Don Digirolamo

Sound

Michael Dittrick

Music Editor

Lamont Dozier

Song

Sally Dworsky

Song Performer

Lynne Eagan

Makeup

Michael Evans

Other

Tom Finan

Editor

Mali Finn

Casting Director

Michael Gall

Other

Doron Gazit

Other

Andree Gibbs

Stunts

John Glaeser

Production Assistant

Robert W Glass

Sound

Sondra Goldstein

Assistant

Thomas A Gordon

Driver

Douglas Greenfield

Consultant

Robin Greer

Assistant

Michael Gribnau

Driver

John Haeny

Sound Effects Editor

Josh Hakian

Special Effects Supervisor

Matthew Hallett

Casting

James Halty

Stunt Coordinator

Roger Hanna

Driver

Mark Hansson

Dga Trainee

Robin Harlan

Foley Artist

Lou Anne Harrison

Craft Service

Craig Hill

Transportation Captain

Robert M Hirsch

Assistant

Jonathan Hodges

Property Master

Robin Holabird

Assistant

Brian Holland

Song

Eddie Holland

Song

Billy Hank Hooker

Stunts

Bernie Horn-bostel

Swing Gang

Craig Hosking

Photography

Wes Houle

Other

Thomas J Huff

Stunts

J Paul Huntsman

Sound Editor

Samuel F Kaufman

Sound

Roger Kelton

Construction Coordinator

Jerry Ketcham

Assistant Director

Aaron Khristeus

Production Auditor

Christine Kirby

Craft Service

Robert Kitterman

Driver

Joyce Kurtz

Stunts

Andrea Lakin

Sound

Sally Lear

Casting

Robert Leitelt

Dolly Grip

Sam Lianas

Song

Daryle Ann Lindley

Stunts

Dennis J Lootens

Best Boy

Virginia Loridans

Stunts

Suzanne Lutz

Production Assistant

Zeph R Makgetla

Camera Assistant

William W Mann

Dolly Grip

Martha And The Vandellas

Song Performer

Maria Mastras

Assistant

Michael Mayer

Production Designer

Wade Mayer

Foreman

Dick Mccartney

Other

Megan Mcconnell

Casting Associate

Patrick Mccormick

Adr/Dialogue Editor

John C. Meier

Stunts

Celia Mercer

Video

Melissa Merwin

Costumes

Bruce Michaels

Adr Editor

Emanuel Millar

Hair

Governor Bob Miller

Assistant

Quinn Monahan

On-Set Dresser

Sarah Monat

Foley Artist

Paula Marie Moody

Stunts

John Wayne Moore

Driver

Chris Morley

Gaffer

Kris Nagle

Construction

Ryan Nellis

Photography

New Kids On The Block

Song Performer

Larry Nicholas

Stunts

John Nicolard

Color Timer

Dionne Oliver

Wardrobe

Vince Onken

Grip

Richard G Osborn

Camera Assistant

Barry Parker

Rights & Clearances

Lindsley Parsons Jr.

Executive Producer

Steve Pederson

Foley Mixer

Les Percy

Key Grip

Steve Picerni

Stunts

Michele Pierce

Production Assistant

Bobby Porter

Stunts

Antonio Ramirez

Assistant

Wendy Range Rao

Set Costumer

Peter Rathje

Medic

Cheri Reed

Wardrobe

Jeffrey S Renfro

Driver

Joel Renfro

Transportation Coordinator

Morteza Rezvani

Sound Mixer

Cecilia Robinson

Makeup

Cecilia Robinson

Hair

J Peter Robinson

Music

Mike Robinson

Production

Michael Rockwell

Music

Luis Rodriguez

Other

Stacey Rogne

Casting

George Sack

Stunts

Scott Sampson

Driver

Matthew G Sawelson

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Daniel Schneider

Unit Production Manager

Charles Schner

Assistant Camera Operator

Eddie Schwartz

Song

Roger Schweitzer

Video

Roger Schweitzer

Other

Paul Sharpe

Sound

Brad Sherman

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Jerry Shore

Driver

Rob Sissman

Art Director

Keith Slover

Art Assistant

Charles C Smith

Grip

Suzanne Spangler

Apprentice

Adam Spilkoman

Production Assistant

Andy Spilkoman

Set Production Assistant

Maurice Starr

Song

Mitch Stein

Stunts

David Sterry

Song

Bobby Strohmeyer

Other

Bobby Strohmeyer

Set Designer

Eddie Surkin

Special Effects Coordinator

Lori-etta Taub

Production Associate

F. Scott Taylor

Assistant Editor

Harold Topolsky

Production Assistant

Ken Topolsky

Producer

Joel R Valentine

Sound Effects Editor

Ken Van Gelder

Swing Gang

Bernard Vyzga

Art Department

Bernard Vyzga

Set Designer

Wayne Walker

Song

Bob Weitz

Sound

Chuck Wentworth

Photography

Lee America West

Lighting

Stacy Widelitz

Song

Robert Yeoman

Director Of Photography

Ofe Yi

Assistant Editor

Richard Zatorski

Song

Film Details

Also Known As
Vidéokid, Wizard
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Adventure
Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA; Reno, Nevada, USA; Fallon, Nevada, USA; Utah, USA; Minden, Nevada, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 37m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter December 15, 1989

Released in United States on Video June 14, 1990

Released in United States December 2, 1989

Completed shooting July 25, 1989.

Began shooting June 5, 1989.

Released in United States Winter December 15, 1989

Released in United States on Video June 14, 1990

Released in United States December 2, 1989 (World premiere to benefit "United Friends of the Children" in Los Angeles December 2, 1989.)