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The NeverEnding Story (1984)

PG
102 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book.
Director
Wolfgang Petersen (directed by)
Writers
Wolfgang Petersen (screenplay by) | Herman Weigel (screenplay by) | Michael Ende (novel) | Robert Easton (additional dialogue)
Producers
Composers
Klaus Doldinger (music composed by) | Giorgio Moroder (music composed by)
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Box Office
Budget
$ 27,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 4,325,823
Gross (USA)
$ 20,158,808
Gross (World)
$ 100,000,000
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Release date
Jul 20, 1984 (United States)

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24 cast members
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Barret Oliver
Bastian Bastian   See fewer
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Gerald McRaney
Bastian's Father Bastian's Father   See fewer
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Chris Eastman
1st Bully (as Drum Garrett) 1st Bully (as Drum Garrett)   See fewer
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Darryl Cooksey
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Nicholas Gilbert
3rd Bully 3rd Bully   See fewer
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Thomas Hill
Carl Conrad Coreander Carl Conrad Coreander   See fewer
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Deep Roy
Teeny Weeny Teeny Weeny   See fewer
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Tilo Prückner
Night Hob Night Hob   See fewer
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Moses Gunn
Cairon Cairon   See fewer
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Noah Hathaway
Atreyu Atreyu   See fewer
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Sydney Bromley
Engywook Engywook   See fewer
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Alan Oppenheimer
Rockbiter / Falkor / G'mork / Narrator (voice) Rockbiter / Falkor / G'mork / Narrator (voice)   See fewer
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Tami Stronach
The Childlike Empress The Childlike Empress   See fewer
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Beth Anderson
The 2nd Balladeer (voice) (uncredited) The 2nd Balladeer (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donald Arthur
School's Caretaker (uncredited) School's Caretaker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bernd Eichinger
Man next to Man who drops Milk (uncredited) Man next to Man who drops Milk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dee Harris
The Balladeers' Lead Guitarist (uncredited) The Balladeers' Lead Guitarist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Lenart
Teeny Weeny (voice) (uncredited) Teeny Weeny (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Limahl
The Balladeer (voice) (uncredited) The Balladeer (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wolfgang Petersen
Man who drops Milk (uncredited) Man who drops Milk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Heinz Reincke
Fuchur (voice) (version: German) (uncredited) Fuchur (voice) (version: German) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Silvia Seidel
Fairy (uncredited) Fairy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brian Wheeler
Giant Mushroom Creature (uncredited) Giant Mushroom Creature (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 114,889 votes