When did explorers start?

July 12, 1985 (USA)Explorers / Release date

Who was the voice of the alien in Explorers?

Robert Picardo
Robert Picardo has three roles: Wak the alien, the Alien Dad and Starkiller, the space hero of the movie at the drive-in.

Is the movie Explorers kid friendly?

There’s also some lower level cursing by kids (“ass,” “hell,” “pissed”) and some sexuality. Younger kids may be scared by a suspenseful scene in which a giant mechanical “spider” frisks the boys after they arrive on the alien spaceship.

Who are famous explorers?

10 Famous Explorers Whose Discoveries Changed the World

  • Marco Polo. Photo: Leemage/UIG via Getty Images.
  • Christopher Columbus. Photo: DeAgostini/Getty Images.
  • Amerigo Vespucci. Photo: Austrian National Library.
  • John Cabot. Photo by © CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images.
  • Ferdinand Magellan.
  • Hernan Cortes.
  • Francis Drake.
  • Walter Raleigh.

Where did they film the movie Explorers?

Petaluma, California
Filming Locations (8) 415 Dana Street, Petaluma, California, USA (Hill with Oak Tree above the city where experiment goes awry.) Pickwick Drive-In Theater – 1100 W. Alameda Avenue, Burbank, California, USA (The Thunder Road spaceship flies around the drive-in theater and into the snack bar.)

What did Christopher Columbus do?

Explorer Christopher Columbus (1451–1506) is known for his 1492 ‘discovery’ of the New World of the Americas on board his ship Santa Maria. In actual fact, Columbus did not discover North America.

What town was explorers filmed in?

Is there a sequel to explorers?

Explorers 2 is a 2018 American adventure action film directed by Jon Favreau and a sequel to 2017’s Explorers. It is produced by Columbia Pictures and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures.

What are all the explorers names?

15 Famous Explorers Who Changed the World

  • Marco Polo (1254-1324)
  • Zheng He (c.
  • Henry the Navigator (1394-1460)
  • Christopher Columbus (1451-1506)
  • Vasco da Gama (c.
  • John Cabot (c.
  • Pedro Álvares Cabral (c.
  • Amerigo Vespucci (1454-1512)