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If you enjoy Labyrinth, I recommend...

Discussion in 'Fantasy Worlds' started by Johnboy, Nov 22, 2004.

  1. Johnboy

    Johnboy New Member

    I mean, i recommend these similar movies to "Labyrinth", that any Lab fan might enjoy:

    " The Princess Bride".
    " Willow".
    " The Dark Crystal".
    " The Last Unicorn". ( 1982 animated fantasy with Christopher Lee)
    " Big Trouble in Little China".
    " Legend".
    " Ladyhawke".
    " The Secret of NIMH".
    " The Wizard of Oz".
    " Return to Oz".
    " The Neverending Story".
    " Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory".
    " Spirited Away".
    " The Flight of Dragons".
    " Phantasm".
    " Harry Potter".
    " Alice in Wonderland". ( Every version including Disney's)
    " The Goonies".

    Rent these and enjoy!

    Any guys here think Sarah is a hottie?
  2. Vic Romano

    Vic Romano Active Member

    God I love the Goonies.
  3. JaniceFerSure

    JaniceFerSure Active Member

    If you like Labyrinth,you might like...

    Here are some of my favorite adventure/fantasy films:
    • Neverending Story
    • Explorers
    • The Goonies
    • Innerspace
    • Alice in Wonderland(any version)
    • Dune
    • Blade Runner
    • Adventures of Baron Munchausen
    • Time Bandits
    • The Fisher King
    • Brazil
    • The Wizard of Oz
    • Lord of the Rings
    • Willow
    • The Hobbit
    • Dark Crystal
    • Princess Bride
    • Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
    • Spirited Away
    • Splash
    • Big
    • The Rescuers
    • Sleeping Beauty
    • Anastasia
    • Beauty and the Beast
    • Aladdin
    • The Phantom Tollbooth
    • Harry Potter
    • Dragonslayer
    • Bedknobs and Broomsticks
    • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
    • (The Great Race)
    • (It's a Mad,Mad,Mad,Mad World)
    • Secret of N.I.M.H.
    • X-Men
    • The City of Lost Children
    • Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome
    • Cocoon
    • The Storyteller
    • The Mummy(new version)
    • Tomb Raider
    • Shrek
    • Fantastic Voyage
    • Star Wars
    • Indy Jones trilogy
  4. jarethjunkie

    jarethjunkie New Member

    where could a get hold of a copy of Return to Oz?
    ive heard alot of interesting things about it.
  5. Johnboy

    Johnboy New Member

    You would find it on Amazon.Com in a brand new DVD with extras. Have you seen or own any of the movies i mentioned?
  6. jarethjunkie

    jarethjunkie New Member

    ive seen everyone of those except:

    " The Flight of Dragons".
    " Phantasm".
    " Return to Oz".
    " The Neverending Story".
    " The Secret of NIMH".
    " Big Trouble in Little China".
    and
    " Legend".

    which reminds me i saw a copy of "The Never Ending Story" on sale!
    I didnt have any money on me at the time though >_<;;;
  7. beemer

    beemer New Member

    yeah john carpenter rules

    big trouble in little china is a greet film

    escape from new york
    escaspe from la
    ravenous
    the thing
    young guns 1& II
    lost boys
    aliens (but every ones seen it)
  8. jarethjunkie

    jarethjunkie New Member

    "the Thing" Absolutley Rocks!
  9. elz

    elz New Member

    if we are going on labyrinth style stuff then 'the princess and the goblin' is also good, if cheesy and dated.
    Btw 'JaniceFersure', your choice in films rocks- u heard about Gilliam doing a bros grimm film?
  10. Johnboy

    Johnboy New Member

    Princess and Goblin? terrible animated movie, i say " The Elm Chanted Forest" and " Last Unicorn" are better.
  11. jarethjunkie

    jarethjunkie New Member

    I swear i have the princess and the goblin book somewhere.
    i finally saw the neverending story... loved it.
    i saw the second one too but the kid in it really couldn't act.
    "Mom made it... You dont remember doo you..?" *throws head dramatically and stomps out of the room*
  12. SkeksisGirl

    SkeksisGirl New Member

    " The Princess Bride".
    " Willow".
    " The Dark Crystal".
    " The Last Unicorn". ( 1982 animated fantasy with Christopher Lee)

    Own them on DVD, Have a hard cover Leather Bound Version of Last Unicorn, have the movie on VHS and 3 different DVDs, and I own the soundtrack. Anyone know about the live action version?

    " Big Trouble in Little China".

    Couldn't get into it.

    " Legend".

    Own it.

    " Ladyhawke".

    Wasn't really into it.

    " The Secret of NIMH".

    Own it.

    " The Wizard of Oz".

    Own it.

    " Return to Oz".

    Used to scare me as a kid, but good movie.

    " The Neverending Story".
    " Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory".
    " Spirited Away".
    " The Flight of Dragons".

    Own them.

    " Phantasm".

    Never saw, never wanted to.

    " Harry Potter".

    Own all three movies and all the books that are out.

    " Alice in Wonderland". ( Every version including Disney's)

    Meh.

    " The Goonies".

    Hey you guuuuyyysss!!!

    * Explorers

    Good movie.

    * Innerspace

    Great movie.

    * The Fisher King

    Movie made me sick.

    * Lord of the Rings

    Own both versions of the Trilogy, Seen the cartoon version of RotK and part of the rotoscoped version of LotR.

    * The Hobbit

    Seen it. Last Unicorn is ten million times better.

    * Splash

    Own it.

    * Big

    Meh.

    * The Rescuers

    Liked Down Under better.

    * Sleeping Beauty

    Good movie.

    * Anastasia

    Wasn't really into it.

    * Beauty and the Beast

    Masterpiece. Should have won best picture.

    * Aladdin

    Robin Williams at his kid friendly best.

    * The Phantom Tollbooth

    Never watch that movie when you're not right in the head... never!

    * Dragonslayer

    Never saw.

    * Bedknobs and Broomsticks

    Mary Poppins is better.

    * Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    Need to buy it. Old childhood favorite.

    * X-Men

    Own both movies, and don't get me started on the comics.

    * The Storyteller

    Own both sets.

    * The Mummy(new version)

    Own all three.

    * Tomb Raider

    Hated it!

    * Shrek

    Own both movies.

    * Fantastic Voyage

    Didn't like it. Innerspace was better.

    * Star Wars

    Own them all. ::Drools over Ewan.::

    * Indy Jones trilogy

    Own em all.

    Surprised no one mentioned Dragonheart or the Ewok Adventures.
  13. jarethjunkie

    jarethjunkie New Member

    Now i think of it, i also really liked "Highlander" with Christopher Lambert and Sean Connery.
  14. Rugby

    Rugby Member

    Awesome lists, guys! These are some of my favorite movies!
  15. jarethjunkie

    jarethjunkie New Member

    Have we mentioned "ladyhawke"?
  16. alorindanya

    alorindanya Member

    Yup. It was on the first list, #7
  17. jarethjunkie

    jarethjunkie New Member

    ....thought so.... i watched that movie today^^
    was "Ever After" mentioned?
  18. Docnzhoss

    Docnzhoss Active Member

    I like Labyrinth, and so far everyone has made some really good adventure/fantasy lists. I really enjoy Willow, The Princess Bride, The Mummy Goonies, LOTR Trilogy, Star Wars Trilogy (4, 5 & 6) and Indiana Jones Trilogy. Here's a few I would add

    -Hellboy
    -Army of Darkness (can't bring myself to think of this one as a horror like the Evil Deads)
    -Pirates of the Caribbean
    -League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (okay, so their interpretation of their literary characters was warped, what's Dorian Grey supposed to do? Knit while he's being shot at? It's still bloody good fun)
    -Superman 1 & 2


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