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Beetlejuice is an fantasy movie directed by Tim Burton and starring Michael Keaton, Geena Davis, Alec Baldwin and Winona Ryder and Catherine O’Hara. The movie was written by Michael McDowell (story), Larry Wilson (story). The film has a $15 million budget with a 92-minute running time. Beetlejuice currently has a 7.5 IMDb rating, based on 221206 and 69 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated PG.

release date for Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice release date

When does Beetlejuice come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Beetlejuice (1988)is March 30, 1988.


When will Beetlejuice be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Beetlejuice DVD/Blu-ray release date is N/A. The estimated DVD release date is N/A. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in N/A. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Beetlejuice budget

How much did Beetlejuice cost to make?

$15,000,000 budget

The movie cost $15 million to make.

Beetlejuice movie poster

Beetlejuice rating

PG Rated

Beetlejuice is rated PG. Parental guidance is suggested, meaning some material may not be suitable for children. Parents are urged to give “parental guidance.” The movie may contain some material parents might not like for their young children.


Beetlejuice reviews

7.5 IMDb 69 Metascore

The movie currently has a 7.5 of out 10 IMDb rating and 69 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.


Beetlejuice trailer

Beetlejuice plot summary

What is Beetlejuice about?

Thanks to an untimely demise via drowning, a young couple end up as poltergeists in their New England farmhouse, where they fail to meet the challenge of scaring away the insufferable new owners, who want to make drastic changes. In desperation, the undead newlyweds turn to an expert frightmeister, but he’s got a diabolical agenda of his own.


Synopsis from IMDb When a recently-deceased ghost couple find their now-vacant home invaded by an obnoxious family, they hire a sleazy ghost who gets rid of humans to help them.


The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.


Beetlejuice cast

Who is in Beetlejuice?

Michael Keaton in Beetlejuice Michael Keaton as Betelgeuse
Geena Davis in Beetlejuice Geena Davis as Barbara Maitland
Alec Baldwin in Beetlejuice Alec Baldwin as Adam Maitland
Winona Ryder in Beetlejuice Winona Ryder as Lydia Deetz
Catherine O'Hara in Beetlejuice Catherine O’Hara as Delia Deetz

Beetlejuice box Office

How much did Beetlejuice make?

$73,326,666 worldwide

The film has made over $73 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.


Beetlejuice details

Theatrical Release Date: March 30, 1988
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: N/A
Film Budget: $15 million
Box Office: $73 million
Length: 92 minutes
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Language: English

Beetlejuice facts


How long is Beetlejuice?

The movie is 92 minutes long (1 hour and 32 minutes).

What year did Beetlejuice come out?

The movie is out on March 30, 1988. The movie has been out for .


Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Michael Keaton plays as Betelgeuse.


Who is the director of Beetlejuice?

Tim Burton directed the movie.


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