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The 'Burbs


16 Feb 1989

1 hr 41 min

Comedy, Horror, Thriller

He's a man of peace in a savage land... Suburbia.
When secretive new neighbors move in next door, suburbanite Ray Peterson and his friends let their paranoia get the best of them as they start to suspect the newcomers of evildoings and commence an investigation. But it's hardly how Ray, who much prefers drinking beer, reading his newspaper and watching a ball game on the tube expected to spend his vacation.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: 1 nomination.


Joe Dante


Ron Howard (Executive Producer)
Larry Brezner (Producer)
Michael Finnell (Producer)




Tom Hanks (as Ray Peterson)
Carrie Fisher (as Carol Peterson)
Cory Danziger (as Dave Peterson)
Bruce Dern (as Mark Rumsfield)
Rick Ducommun (as Art Weingartner)
Corey Feldman (as Ricky Butler)
Wendy Schaal (as Bonnie Rumsfield)
Henry Gibson (as Dr. Werner Klopek)
Brother Theodore (as Uncle Reuben Klopek)
Courtney Gains (as Hans Klopek)
Gale Gordon (as Walter Seznick)
Dick Miller (as Vic, Garbageman #1)
Robert Picardo (as Joe, Garbageman #2)
Franklyn Ajaye (as Detective #1)
Rance Howard (as Detective #2)



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