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Labyrinth (1986)

Director: Jim Henson.
Starring. David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly, Toby Froud, Brian Henson, Frank Oz, USA. 1h 47m.

It’s hard to write to about films that have been around so long, that are so wildly popular, but alas it’s a film that I’ve seen; many times and therefore it has a place on my illustrious blog, but don’t expect me to take this review all that serious, because that would be boring and this film like so many other Henson productions always suggest that you shouldn’t take life too serious.

The film is a meeting of three great talents and a lavish history of children’s fairy tales, arranged and directed by Jim Henson’s who made a range of amazing creatures in all sizes, all built around the twisted imagination of renowned Brian Froud, and with the presence of David Bowie the film already has enough credentials for perfection, and it literally all the ingredients you need for the faultless fantasy film. Continue reading Labyrinth (1986)

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Troll (1986)

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Troll  (Fantasy, Horror,  1986) (15) D: John Carl Buechler W: John Carl Buechler (story) Ed Naha (written by)  C: Michael Moriarty, Shelley Hack, Noah Hathaway, Phil Fondacaro. 1h 22m. USA/Italy.

Synopsis : A wicked troll king in search of a mystical ring that will return him to his human form invades a San Francisco apartment complex where a powerful witch lives.

TAGLINE : Apartment for Rent, Inquire Within…

Melding whimsical fantasy with outlandish horror, Troll will entertain you with a fairy tale atmosphere, and gross you out with the vile little creatures and their habits. Continue reading Troll (1986)