Peanut Butter Matinee Family Film
The NeverEnding Story
FREE for kids 12 & under!
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.
West Germany, 1984, 94 minutes, In English, Rated PG, Directed by Wolfgang Petersen