It seemed in 1985 every young man wanted to be a Goonie. Directed by Superman's Richard Donner, this Stephen Spielberg produced adventure took from the Indiana Jones formula but starred a group of young teens instead of Harrison Ford. Mikey, Mouth, Chunk, and Data out to find One Eyed Willie's treasure and save their houses from foreclosure--if the evil Fratelli family doesn't kill them first! This film was a favorite of some Now Playing hosts in the 80s, but does it hold up today or did they just have their bully blinders on? Donate to Now Playing to find out!
NOTE: This Podcast was originally made available to donors for a limited time. To celebrate 10 years of Now Playing Podcast we have made this show available again!
You can get this episode individually, or you can subscribe for 12 months to access all our bonus shows.
Every dollar you donate goes to make this show the best it can be. Thank you for your support and we hope you enjoy the podcast!