The NeverEnding Story follows Bastian Bux (Barret Oliver) a sensitive child and avid reader who steals a book of the same name and becomes a part of the story…there’s also a flying dog a creature made of rocks that also eats rocks. Ha! Only in The Neverending Story. (audience goes nuts for my new catch phrase)
“To the winch, wench!”-Engywook just straight up belittling his wife in front of guests
You definitely feel a lot of similarities between this movie and Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal. They both feature a world in decline, a boy sent out alone to stop and just really sad animal deaths. I remember absolutely loving this movie when I was a kid and thankfully it still holds up fairly well as a jaded, cynical adult.
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