Paramount at the Movies Presents: The Addams Family [PG-13]

Paramount at the Movies Presents: The Addams Family [PG-13]

Movies | 10/24/2021 | 2:00PM

1991 | PG-13 | Runtime: 1 hour, 39 minutes

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Creepy. Kooky. Spooky. Ooky.

When long-lost Uncle Fester reappears after twenty-five years in the Bermuda Triangle, Gomez and Morticia plan a celebration to wake the dead. But Wednesday barely has time to warm up her electric chair before Thing points out Fester’s uncommonly “normal” behavior. Could this Fester be a fake, part of an evil scheme to raid the Addams fortune?

Image credits: TM & Copyright © 1991 by Paramount Pictures. All Rights Reserved.

Did you know?

  • After the movie premiered, children would frequently recognize Raul Julia as Gomez Addams out in public, which according to him, always brought a smile to his face. Julia stated that Gomez Addams was by far his favorite role, and his family said this recognition was especially meaningful to him in the final months of his life because he loved performing for children and making them happy whenever the opportunity presented itself.
  • According to Anjelica Huston, Christina Ricci came up with Wednesday’s sleeping position (with her arms folded across her chest) herself.
  • The name Wednesday is a reference to the line in the Mother Goose poem that goes, “Wednesday’s child is full of woe.”
  • To make Anjelica Huston’s eyes look slanted like the original Morticia, the make-up artists had to attach strings with spirit gum to the outside corners of her eyes and anchor the strings on her head.

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Ticket Prices

  • $ 5.00 Youth (12 & Under)
  • $ 8.00 Adult

Schedule of Events

  • October 24, 2021 | 2:00PM
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  • Anjelica Huston as "Morticia Addams"
  • Raul Julia as "Gomez Addams"
  • Christopher Lloyd as "Uncle Fester Addams"
  • Christina Ricci as "Wednesday Addams"
  • Dan Hedaya as "Tully Alford"

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