Sci-Fi The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension! (1984)


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Comic publisher Moonstone announced that it has acquired the rights to the Buckaroo Banzai franchise, best known for the 1984 film starring Peter Weller.

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension!, often shortened to Buckaroo Banzai, is a 1984 American science fiction romantic adventure comedy film directed and produced by W. D. Richter. The premise centers upon the efforts of the polymath Dr. Buckaroo Banzai, a physicist, neurosurgeon, test pilot, and rock musician, to save the world by defeating a band of inter-dimensional aliens called Red Lectroids from Planet 10. The film is a cross between the action/adventure and sci-fi film genres and also includes elements of comedy, satire, and romance.