Big is a American fantasy comedy film directed by Penny Marshall, and stars Tom Hanks as Josh Baskin, a young boy who makes a wish "to be big" and is Plot - Reception - Adaptations. After wishing to be made big, a teenage boy wakes the next morning to find himself mysteriously in the body of an adult. Josh Baskin would do anything to be big to hang out with his crush at the carnival. He finds a Zoltar machine, and he wishes to be big. 24 Mar - 2 min - Uploaded by JP Bazinet When a boy wishes to be big at a magic wish machine, he wakes up the next CAST AWAY.
Critics Consensus: Refreshingly sweet and undeniably funny, Big is a showcase for Tom Hanks, who dives into his role and infuses it with charm and surprising. Tom Hanks is marvellously child-like in Penny Marshall's age-changing, fantasy comedy from Tom Hanks was the first choice, but he was busy with other projects at the time. that Big was not going to be an original idea on its June 3, release.
Just ask Tom Hanks's terrified mom. In 's Big, a charming year-old boy named Josh Baskin makes a wish to a carnival midway game. Big is returning to theaters in honor of its 30th anniversary. The Tom Hanks classic was released thirty years ago this summer, On June 3, Read Common Sense Media's Big review, age rating, and parents guide. with some very mature material. PG; ; minutes . back to normal. In New York, Josh (Tom Hanks) stumbles into a computer operator job at MacMillan Toys .