Movie Tuesdays – Labyrinth

Tuesday, August 16 – 8:30 pm

Labyrinth (1986, 101 min.)

A 1986 British/American fantasy film starring David Bowie and Jennifer Connelly, directed by Jim Henson, and produced by George Lucas.. A selfish 16-year old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. The screenplay was collaboratively produced between Henson, Lucas, Poet Dennis Lee, Laura Phillips, Terry Jones & Elaine May, although Jones received the film’s sole screen-writing credit.

“A real masterpiece of puppetry and special effects, an absolutely gorgeous children’s fantasy movie.” – Chicago Tribune