The Neverending Story

Pickford Family Matinees
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Pickford Film Center Sat, Jun 9, 2018 1:00 PM
Film Info
Reason for rating:violence
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Country of Origin:West Germany, USA
Genre:Family Friendly, Fantasy
Programs:Pickford Family Matinees


Presented by Bank of the Pacific Bastian (Barret Oliver) is dealing with his mother's recent death. His father (Gerald McRaney) is an imperious sort who continually lambastes Bastian for daydreaming and falling behind in school. On top of his father's badgering, he has to contend with a bunch of school bullies waiting for him in the schoolyard. One day he decides to play hooky and walks into a strange bookstore, where in the attic, he discovers a book called "The Neverending Story". As Bastian reads the book, he's enveloped in the unfolding tale...