It’s fair to say that one of the iconic 80s movies deserves a sequel, fool That’s a top five for many people who grew up in the decade that gave us some amazing family movies. But as fans celebrated the 36th anniversary of the film’s release, one of its stars further dashed hopes that a sequel would ever happen.
Corey Feldman, who played Mouth in the 1985 fantasy adventure, has said that 2 That may not happen until original director Richard Donner takes over the project. With the 91-year-old saying that her current job is on a new and final installment lethal Weapon The series will be his “swan song”, likely to return to the director’s chair for a second goons It seems impossible to go out.
As recently as 2019, the original cast and many fans believed that goonies 2 Might still happen at some point, although Feldman and co-star Sean Astin had previously pitched a script idea that was called “too expensive” by Donner, so even though Gooney says never die, it seems they should. Never gets a sequel. That doesn’t mean a reboot won’t happen, as it usually does, but it does come with a warning of a bigger danger that should be applied to any favorite movie of the past. talking to dread central, Corey Feldman had this to say.
“Well, Sean Astin and Josh Brolin want a sequel but you know. It’s one of those power things that is. Every time I thought, ‘Okay, this is really going to happen,’ I was disappointed.” And my heart is broken. I think I probably believed in this pandemic the most. Because I thought ‘Okay, this is it’ [The Goonies] anniversary, we did two reunions in a year, we went back and read the script together. and [screenwriter] Chris Columbus himself said on the call with all of us, and in a subsequent email, ‘Guys I’m so inspired, I’m actually writing again. Like I’m about to do this. we are on it.’ And then nothing.”
In 2020, the whole goons Artists like Ke Hye Kwan, Josh Brolin and Robert Dewey, including Feldman and Astin, participated in a virtual Goonie reunion during the first part of the COVID-19 shutdown. While this and other appearances fueled discussion for the future 2It seems that some things are just not meant to be.
Corey Feldman continued, “I don’t know what it is. But I only know when I found out that my dear friend Richard Donner signed on to do this. lethal weapon 5 As for their swan song, well the rumor mill sewed it up there. It’s gone. we can’t make [The Goonies 2] Without [Donner]. and [Donner’s] Shooting with Guns Off lethal Weapon people.”
“And it’s a shame for it. Because, like we did on Zoom last year, I mean, it doesn’t matter how many gray hairs on everyone’s face, the love is still there. And the feeling of family right now.” And I know that secretly, each of us cries at night that there was that magical [The Goonies 2] The script lands at our door the next day. But unfortunately and sadly, it still hasn’t come.”
During goons The 2020 Virtual Reunion, Steven Spielberg, commented that the main reason the sequel never happened was too simple; They ain’t got no idea that was better fool He made all those years ago. If only more people took the same stance, we’d probably end up with a few fewer sequels that really shouldn’t have been made.
While a sequel may slowly sink into the sunset to echoes of “Hey you guys”, fans of the film have spent the day tweeting and posting memories to celebrate the 36th anniversary, while super-fan users on TikTok Paul Johnson-Naylor, who goes by the username GoniDad, encouraged everyone to break out their copy of the film and celebrate with him. See some of it below.
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