Things about The Neverending Story you only notice as an adult
Every '80s kid who loved books, when asked, will talk your ear off about The Neverending Story (1984). Centered around a young boy named Bastian, this beloved fantasy film features a host of fantastic creatures, including a luck dragon, a rockbiter, a racing snail, and a narcoleptic bat, to name just a few.
Some of the most memorable human characters are the childlike empress, who rules benevolently over the world of Fantasia, and the young warrior, Atreyu, who goes on a quest to save Fantasia from an evil force known as The Nothing.
And, while the movie is considered canon by many, there are some things you notice when viewing it as an adult that went right over your head as a kid. Here are some of the things you can't miss about the movie when you're all grown up.