Ep. 035 – TFFP: The Goonies (1985)

September 28, 2011

The Goonies (1985)In this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, we’re searching for One Eyed Willie with¬†The Goonies (1985)!

Directed by Richard Donner (Lethal Weapon series, Superman (1978), The Omen) and produced by Steven Spielberg (he made a couple of no-budget flicks no one’s ever heard of) and starring Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Corey Feldman, Richard Davi, Ann Ramsey, Joe Pantoliano,

Synopsis: A group of friends discover the treasure map of legendary pirate One-Eyed Willie and set off in search of the pirate’s treasure, hoping it will save their homes from foreclosure.

But along the way they must get past a series of lethal booby traps, escape the clutches of criminal family the Fratellis, and learn that Goonies, “Never say die!”.

This week’s 6 Flix Picks are 80s kid-centric fantasy and adventure films:

Spacecamp

Russkies

Honey, I shrunk the Kids

Explorers

The Wizard

Stand By Me

So, check it out and let us know what you think! You can send your feedback to feedback@forgottenflix.com or leave a voice mail message at 206.203.0491. And be sure to leave us a review on iTunes! Click here to visit our iTunes page.

Join us next week for the first episode of our 5 week special series, the 2011 OCTOBER SPOOKY FLIX FEST! And the first movie we’ll serve up is obviously a listener favorite (since you voted for it!). It’s The Monster Squad (1987)!

So, grab your crucifix, silver bullets, stakes and a crossbow and join us as we learn why Stephen King rules and whether or not the Wolfman really does have nards!

 

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