PG | | Adventure, Drama, Family
A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book.
The makeup team on the movie tried to paint Noah Hathaway green, just as Atreyu is in the book. "It wasn't believable. I looked like fungi!" Hathaway said.
Good morning, Bastian.
Bastian: Morning, Dad. I had another dream, Dad, about Mom.
The knight's staff lands on the right Sphinx's foot once he falls off his horse, but later on when Atreyu is attempting to cross the gate, the knight's staff is laying parallel to the knight's dead body.
The German language version is 102 minutes (98 minutes on PAL video). Some scenes are longer and some scenes in the German version are completely missing in the English/international version. The German version has score by Klaus Doldinger only, no score by Giorgio Moroder and no song by Limahl. The opening credits in the German version are only white text on black background.
$4,325,823 (USA) (22 July 1984)