Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. (1987)
Comedy, Science Fiction
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IMDB   7.1
96 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   PG (Parental Guidance)
Bill Pullman Lone Starr
JM J. Bullock Prince Valium
John Hurt Kane
Daphne Zuniga Princess Vespa
Mel Brooks President Skroob / Yogurt
Leslie Bevis Commanderette Zircon
Michael Winslow Radar Technician
John Candy Barfolemew
George Wyner Colonel Sandurz
Rick Moranis Dark Helmet
Ronny Graham Minister
Joan Rivers Dot Matrix
Sandy Helberg Dr. Schlotkin
Dick Van Patten King Roland
Lorene Yarnell Dot Matrix
Mel Brooks
Producer Mel Brooks
Ezra Swerdlow
Writer Mel Brooks
Thomas Meehan
Cinematography Nick McLean
Musician John Morris

When the nefarious Dark Helmet hatches a plan to snatch Princess Vespa and steal her planet's air, space-bum-for-hire Lone Starr and his clueless sidekick fly to the rescue. Along the way, they meet Yogurt, who puts Lone Starr wise to the power of "The Schwartz." Can he master it in time to save the day?
Edition Details
Distributor MGM Home Entertainment
Release Date 4/25/2000
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen (1.85:1)
Standard (1.33:1)
Subtitles French; Spanish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English (Closed Captioned)]
Dolby Digital Mono [Spanish]
Stereo [English]
Dolby Digital Surround [French]
Layers Dual Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Audio Commentary by Mel Brooks Special Behind-The-Scenes Footage Original Theatrical Trailer