They just don’t make movies like they used to
More than once, I have shown my kids movies from my youth that I had a nostalgic fondness for—ET, The Goonies,
all of the Muppet Movies, The Dark Chrystal, Willow, The Princess Bride, Star Wars, Indiana Jones (the list could go on and on!)…those movies are classics! However, every once in a while something pops up in these movies that I had either not noticed to begin with, or had completely forgotten about, causing my husband and I to shoot each other uncomfortable, sideways glances.
I regret nothing!!! But, I do wish I had remembered some of that was in there before I showed them to my kids.
It’s in that spirit that I want to recommend to you the movieLabyrinth, which I made my family watch in honor of the passing of David Bowie. (Yes, “made.” Most were willing, but there are always one or two dissenters).
Here’s what to know before the show…