Throwback Thursday - Goonies

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The Goonies

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The Goonies is a 1985 American adventure comedy film co-produced and directed by Richard Donner from a screenplay by Chris Columbus, based on a story by executive producer Steven Spielberg. In the film, a band of kids who live in the "Goon Docks" neighborhood of Astoria, Oregon, attempt to save their homes from foreclosure and in doing so, they discover an old treasure map that takes them on an adventure to unearth the long-lost fortune of One-Eyed Willy, a legendary 17th-century pirate. During the entire adventure, they are chased by a family of criminals, who also want the treasure for themselves.

Produced by Spielberg's Amblin EntertainmentWarner Bros. released the film theatrically on June 7, 1985 in the United States. The film grossed $61.5 million worldwide on a budget of $19 million and has since become a cult film.[2][3] In 2017, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".[4]

Read more at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Goonies

All movies will be shown at 7 PM at the Capitol Theatre located at 22 West High Street in Mount Gilead. Concession stand will be open for refreshment sales.

Date: 
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 7:00pm
Events & Programs: 
Adult program
Children's program