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When a young boy 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 get
MPAA Rating PG
Release Date 1988-06-03
Runtime 104 minutes
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Kaylee shared a tip "One of my all time favorites!"
doug_laporte shared a tip "All-time favorite"
steve_frisbie shared a tip "One to revisit as a family movie night once kids are about tween age."
sara_stevens shared a tip "An 80’s classic story of friendship!"
sheen_sehgal shared a tip "Loved the acting! Also loved the comedy"
pat_dunham shared a tip "One of my most favorite movies! One of the few movies I've watched multiple times."
sarah_nelson_4979 shared a tip "I liked it but, it was kinda weird."
doreen_milano shared a tip "so sweet. it was funny and emotional. i cried. And i love Tom Hanks!"
staygoldponyboy shared a tip "the space goes…"
betty_wojnar shared a tip "Tom hanks🙌"
lauren_ogrady_stoll shared a tip "Because everyone of us dreamed of being locked in a toy store over night when we were kids"
cait_hutchinson shared a tip "Good movie"
angel_schilberg shared a tip "My favorite part is the sleepover lol she has no idea what's going on😆"
stacy_bernardo shared a tip "Nostalgia"
kanon_sulak shared a tip "A lot"
lucy_meingossner shared a tip "Everything"
janice_seiberling shared a tip "Best ever"
edward_park shared a tip "A classic for any one, any time, any season! A touching, heart-warming comedy."
gerald_masten shared a tip "Life's to short enjoy it while you can. Don't grow up to fast"