The NeverEnding Story (1984)

(Also known as 'Die unendliche Geschichte')
Science Fiction & Fantasy / Kids & Family / Action & Adventure
1h 32m
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.
Director(s): Wolfgang Petersen
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Audience: 81%rottentomatoes rating
Critics: 80%rottentomatoes rating
Film certificate Suitable for general viewing, some scenes may be unsuitable for younger children Rottentomatoes film page The NeverEnding Story (1984) on IMDb

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