Big (1988)


A young boy, Josh Baskin makes a wish at a carnival machine to be big. He wakes up the following morning to find that it has been granted and his body has grown older overnight. But he is still the same 13-year-old boy inside. Now he must learn how to cope with the unfamiliar world of grown-ups including getting a job and having his first romantic encounter with a woman. What will he find out about this strange world?

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 97% / Audience 82%

Rated PG,  1 hr 38 mins

Comedy • Drama • Family • Fantasy • Romance
Penny Marshall
Tom Hanks  •  Elizabeth Perkins  •  Robert Loggia  •  John Heard

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