The Money Pit

1986 film by Richard Benjamin

The Money Pit is a 1986 American comedy movie directed by Richard Benjamin. The movie is a remake of Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, a 1948 Cary Grant comedy.[1] The Money Pit stars Tom Hanks and Shelley Long as a couple who try to fix a recently purchased house.

It was filmed in New York City and Lattingtown, New York, and was co-executive produced by Steven Spielberg.


  1. "Remembering the Money Pit on its 30th anniversary". Archived from the original on 2019-07-06. Retrieved 2020-05-14.