• The Neverending Story (1984)

The Neverending Story

Release Date: July 20th, 1984

DVD Release Date: September 4th, 2001

PG |1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary

On his way to school, Bastian (Barret Oliver) ducks into a bookstore to avoid bullies. Sneaking away with a book called "The Neverending Story," Bastian begins reading it in the school attic. The novel is about Fantasia, a fantasy land threatened by "The Nothing," a darkness that destroys everything it touches. The kingdom needs the help of a human child to survive. When Bastian reads a description of himself in the book, he begins to wonder if Fantasia is real and needs him to survive.

Cast: Barret Oliver, Noah Hathaway, Tami Stronach, Moses Gunn, Patricia Hayes, Sydney Bromley, Gerald McRaney, Thomas Hill

Director: Wolfgang Petersen

Genres: Children , Adventure , Fantasy

Production Co: Warner Brothers

Distributors: Warner Home VĂ­deo

Keywords: Underdog , Quest , 1980s ,