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In the sequel to "Pee Wee's Big Adventure", Pee-Wee Herman is a simple farmer in a small town. But after a big storm blows their way, a circus ends up at Pee Wee's farm. So he lets the ... See full summary »

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Pee-wee Herman (as Pee-wee Herman)
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Gina Piccolapupula
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Vance the Pig (voice)
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Midge Montana
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Joe the Blacksmith (as Leo V. Gordon)
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In the sequel to "Pee Wee's Big Adventure", Pee-Wee Herman is a simple farmer in a small town. But after a big storm blows their way, a circus ends up at Pee Wee's farm. So he lets the circus stay at his farm for a while. The circus decides to put on a show with one lovable star, Pee-Wee! Written by James Preston

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22 July 1988 (USA)  »

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Big Top Pee-Wee - la mia vita picchiatella  »

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$15,122,324 (USA)
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For the movie's poster/VHS/DVD artwork; the body of Pee-Wee impersonator Jeff Scott was used; with Paul Reubens' head replacing Jeff's. See more »

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When the Sheriff enters Mr. Ryan's Store to tell everyone about the Storm, Otis switches from standing next to the Sheriff and Mr. Ryan between shots. See more »

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Mr. Ryan: [Sees Pee-wee reading a magazine in his store] I hope your planning to buy that magazine, Pee-wee. This ain't no Library.
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After the credits, a short cartoon plays featuring snacks singing about getting refreshments at the theater lobby. See more »

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Follows The Pee-wee Herman Show (1981) See more »

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Barnyard Circus Parade
Written by Danny Elfman
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Good Old Pee-Wee
8 February 2001 | by (London) – See all my reviews

I finally managed to find a copy of this movie and it's great. Pee-Wee lives on a farm with his talking pet pig Vance and one day a circus led by Mace Montana lands in Pee-Wee's back yard. While he agrees to help them out, he falls in love with Italian trapeze artist Gina. But he forgets about his fiance Winnie. I am not going to explain the rest of the plot so you'll have to see it for yourself. It's just as good as Pee-Wee's Big Adventure.


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