VINTAGE FILM The Lost Boys

The Lost Boys

Originally intended to be a Peter Pan-meets-Dracula kid-flick, Richard Donner bowed out of this project so he could direct another 1987 VFA nominee (Lethal Weapon); Joel Schumacher took over and transformed it, with great success, into Love at First Bite-meets-St. Elmo’s Fire, complete with oiled-up saxophone player.

Director: Joel Schumacher

Screenplay by: Janice Fischer, James Jeremias, Jeffrey Boam

Starring: Barnard Hughes, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, Dianne Wiest, Edward Herrmann, Jami Gertz, Jason Patric, Kiefer Sutherland

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