Dir. Joe Dante (1985). It’s junk food Jung from the great Spielberg satirist of the ‘80s. Dante’s “mother ship” is less cathedral of light than Coney Island funhouse, offering a trio of intrepid kids a close encounter with something a lot creepier (and hilarious) than E.T.
Sun., Jan. 1, 11 a.m., 2012
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