Pete's Dragon 44 years old

Brazzle Dazzle Brilliance!

Pete's Dragon

Pete, a young orphan, runs away to a Maine fishing town with his best friend a lovable, sometimes invisible dragon named Elliott! When they are taken in by a kind lighthouse keeper, Nora, and her father, Elliott's prank playing lands them in big trouble. Then, when crooked salesmen try to capture Elliott for their own gain, Pete must attempt a daring rescue.

Credits

Pete's Dragon Cast

Name Character
Shelley Winters She was 57, 85 years old when she died as Lena Gogan
Jim Backus He was 64, 76 years old when he died as The Mayor
Mickey Rooney He was 57, 93 years old when he died as Lampie
Sean Marshall He was 4, now 39 years old as Pete
Red Buttons He was 58, 87 years old when he died as Hoagy
Jane Kean She was 54, 90 years old when she died as Miss Taylor
Charles Tyner He was 52, 92 years old when he died as Merle
Jim Dale He was 42, now 86 years old as Dr. Terminus
Jeff Conaway He was 27, 60 years old when he died as Willie
Walter Barnes He was 72, 34 years old when he died as Captain
Charlie Callas He was 49, 83 years old when he died as Elliott (voice)
Helen Reddy She was 36, now 80 years old as Nora
Cal Bartlett as Paul

Pete's Dragon Crew

Name Department
Ron W. Miller as Producer. He was 44 (85) years old when He died Production
Don Chaffey as Director. He was 60 (73) years old when He died Directing
Frank V. Phillips as Director of Photography. He was 65 (82) years old when He died Camera
Malcolm Marmorstein as Screenplay. He was 48 (now 93) years old Writing
Gordon D. Brenner as Editor. Editing
Joel Hirschhorn as Original Music Composer. He was 39 (67) years old when He died Sound
Al Kasha as Original Music Composer. He was 40 (now 85) years old Sound
Irwin Kostal as Original Music Composer. He was 66 (83) years old when He died Sound
Jerome Courtland as Producer. He was 50 (85) years old when He died Production
Pete's Dragon poster
Pete's Dragon (44 years)

Brazzle Dazzle Brilliance!

  • Release day: Thursday, November 03, 1977
  • Runtime: 128 minutes
  • Budget: 10000000.00