Watch Trailer Director: Wolfgang Petersen
Writer(s): Wolfgang Petersen, Herman Weigel, Michael Ende, Robert Easton
Cast: Noah Hathaway, Barret Oliver, Tami Stronach


A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book.

During the summer the Athena Cinema presents BEAT THE HEAT $2 DAYS. Every year, the summer series showcases children’s and family friendly films with discounted admission, raffle prizes, giveaways and more. Get out of the heat and come enjoy the cool air conditioning, delicious concessions and movies that every child should see on the big screen!

To benefit Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Athens County, the price of admission to these screenings is a suggested minimum donation of $2 per ticket.

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Running Time: 102 min102 MIN
PG Rated
This Film is Wheelchair Accessible

A marvelously realized flight of pure fantasy.