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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Keanu Reeves
Alex Winter
George Carlin
Terry Camilleri
Directors
Stephen Herek
Screenwriters
Chris Matheson
Ed Solomon
Richard Christian Matheson
Running Time
90 minutes

Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure
Like bastard sons of Doctor Who, two patrying yanks get to travel through time in a phone box. Awesome.


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Plot
Doofus double-act Ted “Theodore” Logan and Bill S. Preston, are in grave danger of flunking out at high school, if they don’t pass their history presentation. Thankfully, a dude from the future turns up with a time machine, pointing out the good of mankind depends on their passing. Borrowing the phone box shaped time machine, they skit about time getting some first hand research done.


Verdict
An insanely effective no-brainer of a film, sparkling with a simple charm and energy rarely witnessed this side of illegal substances.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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