Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure


1h 30m 1989

Brief Synopsis

Two time-travelling high school friends round up a team of history's all-stars to help them pass an important exam.

Film Details

Also Known As
Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, excellente aventure de Bill & Ted
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Adventure
Comedy
Fantasy
Teens
Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
Orion Pictures
Location
Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Tempe, Arizona, USA; Scottsdale, Arizona, USA; Rome, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

Two time-travelling high school friends round up a team of history's all-stars to help them pass an important exam.

Crew

Mary Ann Ahern

Costumes

Robert Ahmanson

Effects Assistant

Jean Aiken

Wardrobe Assistant

Larry Alexander

Transportation Coordinator

Ron Althoff

Stunts

Alberto Altibrandi

Lighting

John Arrufat

Sound Editor

David Avadon

Other

Eddie Bader

Song

George Ball

Electrician

Mike Ballew

Song

William D Barber

Camera Assistant

Jeff Barry

Song

Adolfo Bartoli

Camera Operator

Pierluigi Basile

Art Director

Hank Baumert

Stunts

Kevin Beamish

Song

Manuela Pineski Berger

Production Coordinator

Luigi Bernardini

Assistant Camera Operator

Nuno Bettencourt

Song

James Blair

Construction

Gary Blufer

Sound Effects

Larry Bock

Editor

W. K. Border

Associate Producer

W. K. Border

Post-Production Supervisor

Shunil Borpujari

Key Grip

Mitch Bottler

Song

Elizabeth Boyd

Wardrobe Assistant

Tim Boyle

Other

Dan Bradley

Stunt Coordinator

Patti Brand

Hairdresser

Brian Bricklin

Song

Scott Bricklin

Song

Don Brown

Caterer

Cindy Brussolo

Other

John Brussolo

Other

Mike Buck

Driver

Everett Burrell

Makeup Assistant

Glen Burtnick

Song Performer

Glen Burtnick

Song

Dave Cannon

Swing Gang

Phillip V Caruso

Photography

Nick Chaput

Production Assistant

Gary Cherone

Song

Peter Chesney

Effects Coordinator

Nina Chierichetti

Animator

Craig Clark

Animator

Rene Clark

Production Assistant

Al Clarke

Construction

Clarence Clemons

Song Performer

Tom Cochrane

Song

Connie Colbert

Driver

Marty Collins

Steadicam Operator

Peter Collister

Camera Operator

Blaine Converse

Other

Scott Cook

Stunts

Joe Cooper

Construction

Anthony Corder

Song

Robert Cort

Executive Producer

Bob Cota

Stunts

Ian Cross

Song

Richard Czerny

Song

Robin D'arcy

Other

Franco Daddi

Stunt Coordinator

Lenny Dalrymple

Other

Martha David

Song Performer

Giorgio Desideri

Set Decorator

Giorgio Desideri

Costumes

Joe Dorn

Adr Editor

Keith Douglas

Song

Dean Drabin

Foley Mixer

Bill Drescher

Song

Steve Dubin

Camera Operator

Duwayne Dunham

Editing

William Eakland

Transportation Captain

Paul Ebersold

Song

Laurie Ecker

Sound

Janet Elsasser

Production Assistant

John A Escobar

Stunts

Eduardo H. Esparza

Construction

Charles Falconer

Construction

John Michael Fanaris

Sound

Maureen Farley

Property Master Assistant

Peter Farson

Visual Effects Designer

John Paul Fasal

Sound Design

Vincent Fauci

Makeup Assistant

Vincent Fauci

Hair Assistant

Russ Fega

Location Scout

Steve Feinberg

Production Assistant

Robert Field

Electrician

Ted Field

Executive Producer

Darrell Fielder

Makeup Assistant

Darrell Fielder

Hair Assistant

Charles L Finance

Production Manager

George Fisher

Stunts

Billy Flick

Boom Operator

Rachel A. Flores

Dolly Grip

Tim Fox

Construction

Patrick Francis

Song

Buddy Fries

Camera Assistant

Frank A Fuller

Sound Effects

Lauri Gaffin

Set Decorator

Lisa Gamel

Production Assistant

Joseph Geisinger

Sound Mixer

George Gerhart

Driver

David Ginsberg

Effects Coordinator

Norah Goebel-george

Accounting Assistant

James Goetz

Song

Penny Green

Other

Elwin Greer

Grip

Joel S Griffith

Scenic Artist

Glenis Wooton Gross

Casting Associate

Scott Grusin

Music Editor

Scott Gutherie

Lighting

Robert Habros

Matte Painter

Ron Halpern

Camera Assistant

Adrienne Hamalian-mangine

Script Supervisor

Thor Hanson

Photography

Joe Hardy

Song

Barbara Harris

Casting

Phillip Hartmann

Effects Assistant

Richard Heck

Construction

Gary Hecker

Foley Artist

Eric Heffron

Assistant Director

Tracy Trout Herek

Apprentice

Doug Hiserodt

Driver

Bob Hlusak

Art Department

Kathleen Quaife Hodge

Animator

Beth Hoffman

Driver

Marjean Holden

Production Assistant

David J Holman

Song

Bill Holmquist

Carpenter

Bill Horn

Song

Michael R Hoskinson

Sound Editor

Connie Hoy

Production Assistant

Whitey Hughes

Stunts

Geoffrey K Hull

Titles

Jeff Imada

Stunts

Scott D Jackson

Adr Editor

James Jaeger

Construction

Brad Jeffries

Choreographer

Fabio Jephcott

Assistant Director

Michael Jiron

Sound

Keith Johnson

Stunts

Keith Johnson

Construction

Patrick Read Johnson

Miniatures

Al Jones

Stunts

Coby Jordan

Driver

Mark Karen

Assistant Camera Operator

Kristine Kaspari

Driver

L R Kelly

Swing Gang

Terry Kempf

Construction Coordinator

David Kershenbaum

Music Supervisor

Penny Key

Assistant

Cliff Kirby

Construction

Kevin Kreis

Song

Scott Kroopf

Producer

Jim Kundig

Effects Assistant

John Lafferty

Assistant Editor

Cindy Lagerstrom

Electrician

Elisabeth Landon

Consultant

Nick Launay

Song

John Leveque

Sound Editor

Canace Lewis

Animator

Adrian Licciardi

Assistant Camera Operator

Thomas Loizeaux

Camera Operator

Jim Lucas

Driver

Paolo Luciani

Property Master

Ramon Luna

Caterer

Ray Lykins

Stunts

Danny Maccallum

Electrician

Diane Macdowell

Craft Service

Kyle Macdowell

Grip

Richard Malzahn

Photography

Richard Malzahn

Other

Daniel Marc

Hair

Daniel Marc

Makeup

Mauro Maressa

Animator

Matt Marich

Effects Assistant

Sara Markowitz

Costume Supervisor

Bob Marlette

Song

Jeanne Mascia

Driver

Richard Matheson

Screenplay

James Mcdonald

Construction

Laura Mcgillicuddy

Accounting Assistant

Jake Meyer

Song

Jim Meyer

Swing Gang

Christie Miele

Animal Trainer

Frankie Miller

Song

Martin Miller

Grip

Bruce Mink

Property Master

Robin Monteiro

Casting

Glenn T Morgan

Sound Editor

James Moriarty

Grip

Michael S. Murphey

Producer

Robert Murray

Construction

James Neilan

Electrician

Gunnar Nelson

Song

James D Nelson

Assistant

James Donovan Nelson

Stunts

Film Details

Also Known As
Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure, excellente aventure de Bill & Ted
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Adventure
Comedy
Fantasy
Teens
Release Date
1989
Distribution Company
Orion Pictures
Location
Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Tempe, Arizona, USA; Scottsdale, Arizona, USA; Rome, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter February 17, 1989

Released in United States on Video August 23, 1989

Re-released in United States on Video April 14, 1993

Originally released by Orion Home Video (video-North America)

Began shooting February 9, 1987.

Released in United States Winter February 17, 1989

Released in United States on Video August 23, 1989

Re-released in United States on Video April 14, 1993