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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Charles Addams (characters)
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Release Date:
22 November 1991 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
It's not the same old Thing. See more »
Plot:
Con artists plan to fleece the eccentric family using an accomplice who claims to be their long lost Uncle Fester. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for Oscar. Another 4 wins & 15 nominations See more »
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Great movie! See more (115 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Anjelica Huston ... Morticia Addams

Raul Julia ... Gomez Addams

Christopher Lloyd ... Uncle Fester Addams / Gordon Craven

Dan Hedaya ... Tully Alford

Elizabeth Wilson ... Abigail Craven / Dr. Greta Pinder-Schloss

Judith Malina ... Granny

Carel Struycken ... Lurch

Dana Ivey ... Margaret Alford

Paul Benedict ... Judge Womack

Christina Ricci ... Wednesday Addams

Jimmy Workman ... Pugsley Addams

Christopher Hart ... Thing

John Franklin ... Cousin It
Tony Azito ... Digit Addams
Douglas Brian Martin ... Dexter Addams
Steven M. Martin ... Donald Addams
Allegra Kent ... Cousin Ophelia Addams
Richard Korthaze ... Slosh Addams

Ryan Holihan ... Lumpy Addams
Maureen Sue Levin ... Flora Amor

Darlene Levin ... Fauna Amor

Kate McGregor-Stewart ... Employment Agent
Lela Ivey ... Susan Firkins

Whit Hertford ... Little Tully (as Whitby Hertford)
Patty Maloney ... Lois Addams
Victoria Hall ... Swedish Blonde
Jimmy Ross ... Pre-Teen Gomez
Ryan Anderson ... Pre-Teen Fester
Daniel Pikus ... Teenage Gomez
Michael Hittesdorf ... Teenage Fester
Lauren Walker ... Teenage Flora
Valeri Walker ... Teenage Fauna

Mercedes McNab ... Girl Scout

Joe Zimmerman ... Long Arm Addams
Steve Welles ... Fingers Addams
Eugene Jackson ... One-Armed Bass Player

Richard Tanner ... Snake Charmer

Marc Shaiman ... Conductor
Jonathan Wee ... Juggler
Owen Morse ... Juggler

Sally Jessy Raphael ... Herself
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Diane Burt ... Caroler

Bruce Holman ... Office Worker (uncredited)

Barry Sonnenfeld ... Passenger on Gomez's train (uncredited)

Benny Wills ... Elf (uncredited)

Directed by
Barry Sonnenfeld 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Charles Addams (characters)

Caroline Thompson (written by) &
Larry Wilson (written by)

Produced by
Bonnie Arnold .... associate producer
Jack Cummins .... co-producer
Graham Place .... executive producer
Paul Rosenberg .... associate producer
Scott Rudin .... producer
 
Original Music by
Marc Shaiman 
 
Cinematography by
Owen Roizman (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Dede Allen 
Jim Miller 
 
Casting by
David Rubin 
 
Production Design by
Richard Macdonald 
 
Art Direction by
Margie Stone McShirley 
 
Set Decoration by
Cheryal Kearney 
John Sweeney (uncredited)
 
Costume Design by
Ruth Myers 
 
Makeup Department
Fern Buchner .... makeup designer
Kevin Haney .... makeup artist
Paul Huntley .... wig maker
Katherine James .... makeup artist (as Kathrine James)
Louis Lazzara .... special makeup effects artist
Christopher Shihar .... hair stylist
Jim Eustermann .... creature effects crew (uncredited)
Vance Hartwell .... creature effects (uncredited)
Vance Hartwell .... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)
Dayne Johnson .... prosthetic makeup artist (uncredited)
Brian Penikas .... makeup artist (uncredited)
Rick Stratton .... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Jack Cummins .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Michael Baxter .... second second assistant director (as Michael Ryan Baxter)
Joe Camp III .... first assistant director
Zia Iampietro .... additional second assistant director
Joseph Brad Kluge .... second second assistant director
Ian Woolf .... second assistant director (as Ian Foster Woolf)
 
Art Department
J. Todd Anderson .... storyboard artist
Greg Benge .... property person (as Greg R. Benge)
Randy Bostic .... set dresser
Tamara Clinard .... set dresser
Erin M. Cummins .... assistant art director (as Erin Cummins)
Beverli Eagan .... set designer
Michael Gastaldo .... assistant property master
Ron Gress .... scenic artist (as Ronald Gress)
Walt Hadfield .... construction coordinator (as Walton D. Hadfield)
Casey Hallenbeck .... leadperson
Hugo Herrera .... greens foreperson
Lawrence A. Hubbs .... set designer (as Lawrence Hubbs)
Steven Curtis Husch .... set dresser (as Steven C. Husch)
Nicholas C. John .... production painter
Nancy Mickelberry .... set designer
Robin L. Miller .... property master (as Robin Miller)
John Stewart .... scenic artist
John Tyrrell .... paint foreperson
James F. Walker .... construction foreperson
John Alvin .... poster artist (uncredited)
Wayne Daddio .... scenic artist (uncredited)
Richard Bryan Douglas .... carpenter (uncredited)
Christopher Gilman .... props (uncredited)
Yael Haffner .... art department coordinator (uncredited)
Jeffery J. Jenkins .... paint foreman (uncredited)
Masako Masuda .... set designer (uncredited)
Dan Platt .... sculptor (uncredited)
Christopher S. Ross .... props designer (uncredited)
Chad Simpson .... painter (uncredited)
Paul Sonski .... assistant art director (uncredited)
Eric Yount .... carpenter (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
James Ashwill .... foley mixer
Bob Baron .... adr recordist
Kevin Bartnof .... foley artist
John Benson .... sound effects editor
Pamela Bentkowski .... supervising foley editor
Steve Bowerman .... boom operator
Fred Burke .... foley editor
Jean Marie Carroll .... cable person
Anne Couk .... assistant sound editor
Greg Curda .... foley mixer
Gloria D'Alessandro .... dialogue editor
Christine Danelski .... foley editor
Ken Dufva .... foley artist
Juno J. Ellis .... supervising adr editor
John P. Fasal .... additional sound effects creator
David Lee Fein .... foley artist
Alison Fisher .... dialogue editor
Howell Gibbens .... sound effects editor
Cecelia Hall .... supervising sound editor
Denise Horta .... adr editor
Robert Hyams .... assistant sound editor
Joseph A. Ippolito .... sound effects editor
Trevor Jolly .... sound effects editor
Constance A. Kazmer .... dialogue editor
Nicholas Vincent Korda .... adr editor (as Nicholas V. Korda)
Peter F. Kurland .... sound mixer
Gregg Landaker .... sound re-recording mixer
Mark 'Frito' Long .... sound recordist
Steve Mann .... sound effects editor
Michael Minkler .... sound re-recording mixer
Bob O'Brien .... dialogue editor
Paul O'Bryan .... apprentice sound editor
Jonathan Phillips .... apprentice sound editor
John Pospisil .... additional sound effects creator
John Roesch .... foley artist
Frank Serafine .... additional sound effects creator
Frank Serafine .... sound effects editor
Craig Sims .... assistant sound editor
Thomas W. Small .... assistant sound editor
Steve F.B. Smith .... stereo sound consultant: Dolby
Beth Sterner .... sound effects editor
Gary Summers .... re-recording mixer
Marshall Winn .... sound effects editor
Gary Wright .... co-supervising sound editor
Randy Smith .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Carolyn Tapp .... foley recordist (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Peter Albiez .... special effects foreperson (as Peter H. Albiez)
Gary D. Bierend .... special effects technician
Mike Edmonson .... special effects foreperson
Tony Gardner .... special prosthetics and meachanical devices: Alterian Studios, Inc.
Chuck Gaspar .... special effects coordinator
David B. Miller .... prosthetics and puppets: "thing", David Miller Studios (as David Miller)
Tom Williamson .... animatronics
Wes C. Caefer .... animatronics (uncredited)
Kevin Hudson .... special effects crew (uncredited)
Carolyn Oros .... special effects technician (uncredited)
Gary Pawlowski .... special effects technician: Alterian Studios, Inc (uncredited)
Douglas J. Stewart .... special character effects (uncredited)
Tim Turner .... special effects technician (uncredited)
Don Waller .... special effects technician (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
Jim Aupperle .... visual effects director of photography (as Jim Auperrel)
Janine Monique Brauns .... visual effects continuity (as Janine Brauns)
Thomas Burke .... visual effects key assistant
Chuck Comisky .... visual effects co-supervisor
William S. Conner .... photographic effects: VCE (as Bill Conner)
Albert J. Dunk .... visual effects director of photography (as Bert Dunk)
Syd Dutton .... matte art composites: Illusion Arts
David Emerson .... optical effects line-up: VCE
Paul Gentry .... photographic effects: VCE
Gary George .... photographic effects: VCE
Brian Griffin .... optical effects line-up: VCE
Todd Hall .... optical printing: VCE
Rick Hannigan .... optical printing: VCE
Ron Harris .... visual effects storyboards
Jessica Huebner .... visual effects coordinator
Mentor Huebner .... visual effects primary production illustrator
David Jarrell .... visual effects chief lighting technician
R. Scott Judge .... visual effects first company grip (as Scott Judge)
Peter Kuran .... optical composites: VCE (as Pete Kuran)
Kevin Kutchaver .... animation effects: VCE
George Lockwood .... optical effects line-up: VCE
Al Magliochetti .... animation effects: VCE (as Al Mag)
Steven Mann .... visual effects camera assistant (as Steve Mann)
William Manning .... visual effects first company grip (as William T. Manning)
Gary Martin .... optical printing: VCE
Jo Martin .... visual effects editorial: VCE
Alan Munro .... visual effects supervisor
Marilyn Nave .... administration: VCE
Christopher Nibley .... visual effects director of photography
Luc G. Nicknair .... visual effects camera assistant (as Luc Nicknair)
Bill Pope .... visual effects director of photography
John Rodgers .... visual effects chief lighting technician (as John C. Rogers)
Rick Schaff .... visual effects production assistant
Tim Segulin .... optical effects line-up: VCE
Tracey Singleton .... visual effects editorial: VCE (as Tracy Singleton)
Mike Stromp .... visual effects chief lighting technician (as Mike Strump)
Gregor Tavenner .... visual effects camera assistant
Bill Taylor .... matte art composites: Illusion Arts
Fred Toye .... visual effects production assistant (as Fred E.O. Toye)
David Tucker .... optical printing: VCE
Pam Vick .... animation effects: VCE
Jacqueline Zietlow .... administration: VCE
Tom Jensen .... additional first assistant camera: visual effects unit (uncredited)
Gray Marshall .... motion control operator (uncredited)
Juniko Moody .... digital artist (uncredited)
Don Waller .... stop motion animator (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Keith Campbell .... stunts
Annie Ellis .... stunts
David R. Ellis .... stunt coordinator (as David Ellis)
Randy Kovitz .... stunts
Mary Peters .... stunts
Danny Rogers .... stunts
David Welch .... stunts
Gregory J. Barnett .... stunts (uncredited)
Celia Bond .... stunts (uncredited)
T.G. Cody .... stunts (uncredited)
Gayle Sherman .... stunts (uncredited)
Owen Walstrom .... stunt performer (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Rebecca Baehler .... film loader
Michael A. Chavez .... first assistant camera (as Michael Chavez)
Michael B. Corbett .... lighting technician
Ian Fox .... first assistant camera (as Ian M. Fox)
Carl R. Gibson Jr. .... second company grip
Randy Glass .... chief lighting technician
Eric J. Goldstein .... additional photographer
Melinda Sue Gordon .... still photographer
Rob Hahn .... camera operator
M. Todd Henry .... camera operator (as Todd Henry)
Gary Holt .... chief lighting technician
Paul Jacobsen .... chief rigging lighting technician
Bob E. Krattiger .... assistant chief lighting technician (as Robert Krattiger)
Robert LaBonge .... camera operator (as Robert La Bonge)
Michael Liakos .... dolly grip
David Luckenbach .... second assistant camera
David L. Merrill .... dolly grip (as David Merrill)
Don Nesmith .... assistant chief lighting technician (as Donald Nesmith)
Tim Ryan .... first company grip
Richard Scarpone .... video assistant (as Rich Scarpone)
Chris Squires .... camera operator
Mark Streapy .... second assistant camera (as Mark R. Streapy)
Gale Tattersall .... additional photographer
Ronald Viveros .... second company grip
Peter Wagner .... first company grip
Brian Q. Kelley .... cinematography support (uncredited)
Steven Mann .... first assistant camera: second unit (uncredited)
Brennan Price .... lighting technician (uncredited)
Rex Anson Rhorer .... grip (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Barbara Harris .... voice casting
Charlie Messenger .... extras casting
Debra Zane .... casting associate
Paul Garnica .... background casting (uncredited)
Suzy Sachs .... casting: Seattle (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Robin Borman .... costumer
William A. Campbell .... costumer (as Bill Campbell)
Linda Henrikson .... costumer
Mitchell Ray Kenney .... costumer (as Mitchell Kenney)
Murray Lantz .... costumer
Barbara Matera .... costumer
Linda Matthews .... costume supervisor (as Linda A. Matthews)
Carmen Mazarow .... cutter/fitter (as Carmen C. Mazarow)
Randi Mavestrand .... costumer (uncredited)
Alexis Scott .... assistant costume designer (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Gordon Antell .... assistant film editor
Donah Bassett .... negative cutter
Bruce Johnson .... assistant film editor
Heather Persons .... apprentice film editor
Bob Putynkowski .... color timer
Karen Rasch .... first assistant film editor
Grace Valenti .... assistant film editor
Gladys Vega .... apprentice film editor
Donald Freeman .... final colorist (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Steve Bartek .... additional orchestrator
Bob Bornstein .... music preparation
Tim Boyle .... music scoring mixer
Ralph Burns .... additional orchestrator
Sandy DeCrescent .... orchestra contractor
Dennis Dreith .... additional orchestrator
Jack Eskew .... additional orchestrator
Peter Golub .... music arranger: dance music
Hummie Mann .... conductor
Hummie Mann .... music score producer
George A. Martin .... music editor
Mark McKenzie .... orchestrator
Marc Shaiman .... music score producer
Thomas Richard Sharp .... additional orchestrator (as Thom Sharp)
George Doering .... musician (uncredited)
Dan Goldwasser .... soundtrack producer (uncredited)
James Thatcher .... musician: French horn (uncredited)
Nick Vidar .... music programmer (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
David Siegel .... transportation coordinator
Dwight Wood .... transportation captain
Jonathan A. Rosenfeld .... transportation co-captain (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Joe M. Aguilar .... production accountant (as Joe Aguilar)
Peter Anastos .... choreographer
Vanessa G. Bardliving .... assistant production coordinator
B.H. Barry .... fencing choreographer
Douglas R. Boyle .... assistant: Mr. Rudin
Robert C. Campion .... assistant production accountant
Stephanie Claxton .... assistant production accountant
Lee Dollar .... assistant: Mr. Rudin
Jim Eustermann .... puppeteer (as J. Eustermann)
Pablo Ferro .... title designer
Eric Fiedler .... puppeteer
Bruce Fuller .... puppeteer
Victoria Hall .... assistant choreographer
Vic Heutschy .... unit publicist
David Hickey .... assistant production accountant
Brian Jochum .... key production assistant (as Brian W. Jochum)
Thomas Johnston .... script supervisor (as Tom Johnston)
Catherine M. Jones .... assistant production accountant
Antoinette Levine .... location manager
Bruce Loeb .... security officer
Hank McGill .... first aid
Judi McKee .... assistant production coordinator
Jim McPherson .... puppeteer
Cheryl Meier .... assistant location manager
Allison A. Millican .... production secretary
Sharon Morov .... production coordinator
Karen M. Murphy .... assistant: Mr. Sonnenfeld
John Panzarella .... location manager
David Penikas .... puppeteer
John Robles .... puppeteer
Molly Shaw .... assistant: Ms. Huston (as Molly Shaw Gibbs)
Dianna Smith .... puppeteer
Karen S. Spiegel .... assistant: Mr. Sonnenfeld
Bill Sturgeon .... puppeteer (as William Sturgeon)
Mark Waldie .... assistant production coordinator
Tom Williamson .... puppeteer (as Tommy Williamson Jr.)
Iain York .... assistant: Mr. Rudin
Wes C. Caefer .... puppeteer (uncredited)
Bundy Chanock .... set medic (uncredited)
Robin L. D'Arcy .... publicity research (uncredited)
Mike Elizalde .... lead puppeteer (uncredited)
Dan Gorman .... assistant location manager (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Bill Bernstein .... special thanks
Lady Colyton .... grateful acknowledgment: consulting services and assistance (as The Lady Colyton)
Ron Lynch .... special thanks
Marc Platt .... special thanks
Susan Ringo .... special thanks
William Sherak .... special thanks
 
Crew believed to be complete


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99 min
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Certification:
Argentina:13 | Australia:PG | Canada:PG (Manitoba) | Canada:A (Nova Scotia) | Canada:AA (Ontario) | Canada:13+ (Quebec) | Finland:K-10 | Germany:12 | Italy:T | Netherlands:AL | Peru:PT | Portugal:M/12 (Qualidade) | Singapore:PG | Spain:T | Sweden:11 | UK:PG | USA:PG-13 (Certificate #30985)

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Trivia:
To make Anjelica Huston's eyes look slanted like the original Morticia, the make-up artists had to attach strings with spirit gum to the outside corners of her eyes and anchor the strings on her head.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Thing uses Morse code to tell Gomez about Morticia's kidnapping, he holds the spoon by the bowl end while the handle taps the table, but in the next shot, he's holding the handle while the bowl end is tapping the table.See more »
Quotes:
Morticia:Margaret?
Margaret:Hmm?
Morticia:About the séance tonight, I wish you'd come. It's Gomez I'm terribly worried about. He won't eat, he can't sleep, he keeps coughing up blood.
Margaret:He coughs up blood?
Morticia:Well, not like he used to...
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14 out of 20 people found the following review useful.
Great movie!, 9 March 2003
Author: Movie Nuttball from U.S.A.

This film is very good.The late,great Raul Julia,Anjelica Huston,and Christopher Lloyd performed well.Even though there is a sequel this film is one of a kind.In My opinion this is a good dark comedy for everybody!

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