An Oral History of THE NEVERENDING STORY’s Fantasy Landscape | Nerdist

There was a time when a PG rating promised you something more than your average kids’ movie. The early ’80s were ripe with some of the most inventive, dark, and complex family films ever made. One of the most beloved and iconic of these is Wolfgang Petersen’s The NeverEnding Story, a sprawling fanta… Did you know that in order to bring Falkor to life for this movie, 20 puppeteers were used? One for the eyes, one for the nose, and one for the mouth, plus many others. Seems like the making of #TheNeverendingStory was just as magical as watching it. #DCC2018 #Con4ACause