Yesterday on HuffPost Live, Goonies alumni Sean Astin and Corey Feldman (or for our younger readers: Samwise Gamgee and that guy from The Surreal Life) finally weighed in on Richard Donner‘s bombshell announcement that after nearly 30 years, a sequel to the 80s-tastic preteen adventure comedy is in the works. Video after the jump: (more…)
Goonies never say die! And apparently neither do Goonie directors. A couple of weeks ago, the news broke that a sequel was in the works nearly 30 years after the release of the original, and although fans might have been excited by the news, the were understandably skeptical. But if you anyone could get The Goonies back together again after three decades it’s original film director Richard Donner, and in a recent, albeit, impromptu interview, Donner let loose several clues that seemed to confirm that Goonies 2 is happening, and that it goes all the way to the top.
It’s been a long-ass time since the first Goonies flick hit the screens and there have been rumors flying around in recent years about the possibility of a sequel coming. Now it looks like the vague rumors may be solidifying into maybe-possible rumors. The director of the original, Richard Donner, has stepped up and said that a return to the Goonies is on its way. (more…)