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Flight Of The Navigator Trivia

AKA:
Flight Of The Navigator Picture
1986
"What do you mean, come out? I don't know how I got in!"
Trivia, fun facts and more for the 1986 Sci-Fi movie starring Joey Cramer, Sarah Jessica Parker, Howard Hesseman et al.
Director Randal Kleiser started off in episodic TV, doing episodes of such series as "The Rookies" and "Starsky and Hutch" before graduating through TV movies like "The boy in the plastic bubble" to the big time with the massive smash hit "Grease" in 1978. He next directed the seminal "Blue Lagoon" in 1980.
Contributed by: Antonio
Paul Reubens (credited as Paul Mall) who plays the voice of Max is Pee-Wee Herman.
Contributed by: Dan Renfrow
Davey's brother in the movie is played by Matt Adler, who later went on to star in both North Shore and Dream A Little Dream.
Contributed by: Greg
Joey Cramer was also in 1984's "Runaway" with Tom Selleck...he played his son.
Contributed by: Dave Paynter
In very much a case of life immitating art, Joey Cramer appears to have literally disappeared off the face of the earth. He featured in "Stone Fox" in 1987 and was last seen in little known movie, "It's my Party", in the mid 90's. Who's to say, Max hasn't 'borrowed' him for research once again?
There is a heavy reference to ET: The Extra Terrestrial in the movie, when David makes Max stop at a petrol station, so that he can 'phone home'.
Contributed by: Anthony Collins
The Spaceship from the film, Max, can now been found on the MGM Studios Backlot Tour at Walt Disney World, Orlando FL. Max is quite prominent and can now be seen as you board the train for the tour, and also part way round.
Contributed by: Adam
The music that plays when the kid first gets on the ship sounds a whole lot like the music that plays on Space Mountain, Anaheim. Also, the ship appears on the Space Mountain queue video. It appears during the scene, or comercial, where crazy Larry is hawking spaceships.
Contributed by: Dan Renfrow
"Girls Just Want To Have Fun" star Sarah Jessica Parker has a small appearance as Davey's carer who helps to sneak him out of the military site.
Contributed by: Steve-O
Randal Kleiser was George Lucas' roommate when they were studying at U.S.C.
Blancmange's video for "Lose Your Love" can be seen in the scene where we see David in his room at the NASA center for the first time.
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