Pee-wee's Big Adventure

Francis payed someone to steal Pee Wee's bike, which winds up in Hollywood to be used in a movie. Pee Wee gets his bike and gets caught but his story is turned into a movie.

Chris Papagikos

Revealing mistake: When the pancakes are sticking to the ceiling, you can see that when one hits the ceiling, it jumps. The pancakes were actually being dropped on the floor with an upside down shot. (00:05:45)

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Pee-wee: Go ahead and scream your head off! We're miles from where anyone can hear you.

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Trivia: Just as Pee-Wee walks into the Joke Shop at the beginning of the film (after he chains his bike to the clown), there is a mini-poster of Elvira on the shop's wall. (00:14:25)

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Question: When Pee-Wee offers gum to Francis and Mr. Buxton as a peace offering, what was it with the gum that caused Mr. Buxton to scream?

Answer: It was some sort of gag gum (popular in the past) that either had hot pepper/cinnamon or simply tasted terrible.

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