United Kingdom: February 16 1996
United States: December 15 1995
Ranking: 1,633 out of 15,018 movies (up 441)
Ranked #598 in list 'The best movies ever'
When Alan Parrish (Robin Williams) discover, along with her friend Sarah (Bonnie Hunt), a board game called 'Jumanji ' that holds more secrets than it seems, they did not imagine that, as a result of a game he was going to stay locked up for 26 years until Judy (Kirsten Dunst) and Peter Shepherd (Bradley Pierce) find the mysterious board. The brothers, who have just moved with her Aunt Nora (Bebe Neuwirth) at the Parrish house, soon will find out that the game that started innocently, can become very dangerous. Lions, rhinos, monkeys, giant mosquitoes and all kinds of animals invade the life of the Shepherd that they finished joining forces with Alan and Sarah to complete the game , since only then things will be as they were before. Joe Johnston directs this famous adventure film from mid 90s.
He dedicated his life to family cinema, and thanks to that left his mark on whole generations. His death leads us to review the highlights of a career dedicated to engaging our emotions.
September 3, 2014