Flight of the Navigator Poster

Release Date: 1986

DVD Release Date: June 1st, 2004

PG|1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary
This 1978 Disney adventure tells the story of 12-year-old David (Joey Cramer) who lives with his family in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. When he awakens from being accidentally knocked out in the forest near his home, he finds that eight years have passed. His family is overjoyed to have him back, but just as perplexed as he is by the fact that he hasn't aged. When a NASA scientist (Howard Hesseman) discovers a UFO nearby, David gets the chance to unravel the mystery and recover the life he lost.

Cast: Joey Cramer, Veronica Cartwright, Cliff DeYoung, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matt Adler, Howard Hesseman, Paul Reubens, Robert Small

Director: Randal Kleiser

Genres: Family, Adventure, Science fiction

Keywords: 1980s, Brother, Family, Mother, Father, Emotional, 1970s, Escape