Big is a classic 1988 American comedy film directed by Penny Marshall, and stars Tom Hanks as Josh Baskin, a young boy who more than anything else, wants to be “big”. That’s the wish he makes at an odd-looking amusement pier fortunetelling machine. The next morning, Josh wakes up-only to discover that he’s grown to manhood overnight! Still a 13-year-old mentally and emotionally, Josh decides to hide out in New York City until he can figure out what to do next. The film also stars Elizabeth Perkins, David Moscow, John Heard, and Robert Loggia.