Will they all decide to go back to the planet where no o. In this charming sequel to the hit film cocoon, the adventurous oldtimers who. The return is a 1988 american science fiction comedydrama film directed by daniel petrie and written by stephen mcpherson. Yet for all their happiness, they must once again confront the human.
When dealing with problems facing the elderly, however especially the boredom and isolation exemplified by a grieving widower cocoon. It was one of his early works that helped catapult him to fame. Cocoon is a mildmannered science fiction movie taking place in the vicinity of an old folks home somewhere along the coast of florida. The film serves as the sequel to the 1985 film cocoon. Five years after the first cocoon, the friendly aliens from the planet anterea return to earth to rescue some incubation pods, which have been found by a. In 1988 he returned for director daniel petries sequel, cocoon. Just log on to your verizon account and watch the latest shows online. In this charming, funny and very moving sequel to the hit film cocoon, the adventurous oldtimers who left earth for the alien utopia antarea, return on a rescue mission. Oldsters art don ameche, ben wilford brimley, joe hume cronyn and their wives leave utopian antarea to rescue cocoons in st. Movies anywhere watch your purchase on movies anywhere supported devices. I was hoping for something good, but unfortunately this movie doesnt come close to the charm or tenderness of the original. Watch cocoon the return watch movies online free youtube.
Cocoon starring don ameche, wilford brimley, hume cronyn, brian dennehy, steve guttenberg, jessica tandy, and linda harrison release date. The return on dvd 024543115915 from 20th century fox. The elderly who left with the aliens return to earth as their companions work to retrieve additional pods left in the ocean and one that was recovered by the government. The performances from the cast both young and old are terrific, and visual effects are quite. They kept the recovered cocoons in the swimming pool of a house they rented in a small florida town. To optimize your experience with your screen reading software, please use our website, which has the same tickets as our fandango. Tahnee welch was born in 1961 in san diego, california, daughter of father james welch and mother raquel tejada actress raquel welch, and the younger sister of damon welch. Will they all decide to go back to the planet where no one grows old, or will they be tempted to stay back on earth. Cocoon critics consensus though it may be too sentimental for some, ron howards supernatural tale of eternal youth is gentle and heartwarming, touching on poignant issues of age in. Unbeknown to them, aliens have been using the swimming pool in the house to store their cocooned brethren, giving the waters a powerful, rejuvenating quality. Cocoon the return cast and crew tv guide cocoon the return official trailer this sequel to 1985s hugely successful cocoon picks up five years later as the first films elderly couples brimley and stapleton cronyn and tandy.
Its available to watch on tv, online, tablets, phone. Why did they return from their otherworldly paradise. Staring jessica tandy, steve guttenberg, courteney cox and barret oliver. These cocoons had been resting at the bottom of the ocean. The old age pensioners that abandoned the conclusion of the film keep coming straight back to earth to. The main characters have plenty of star power, and these include don ameche, hume cronyn, brian dennehy, maureen stapleton, and jessica tandy. The return starring don ameche in this fantasy on directv. Most of her childhood was spent between spain, england and italy, returning to an allgirls school in the united states. Five years after the first cocoon, the friendly aliens from the planet anterea return to earth to rescue some incubation pods, which have been found by. With don ameche, wilford brimley, courteney cox, hume cronyn. Will they all decide to go back to the planet where no one grows old, or will they be tempted to remain on earth. For the best experience please update your browser. Yet for all their happiness, they must once again confront.
Cocoon is a 1985 american sciencefiction comedydrama film directed by ron howard about a group of elderly people rejuvenated by aliens. The data is only saved locally on your computer and never transferred to us. The return, like most sequels, relies a bit too heavily on ones familiarity with the first film. The senior retirees that left at the end of the first film come back to earth to visit their relatives. The return, the followup to ron howards successful 1983 movie about a group of retirees who think theyve discovered the fountain of youth. A group of rejuvenated senior citizens return to earth with their antarean benefactors to. Terms of activation by activating, you agree that you want to enable cloud technology to access your xfinity stream subscription on additional supported devices like computers and tablets, as well as the tv connected to your settop dvr via comcasts network.
All of the starring actors from the first film reprised their roles in this film, although brian dennehy only appears in one scene at the end of the film. Everyone in front of the cocoon uno camera is back, including don ameche, wilford brimley, brian dennehy, hume cronyn, jessica tandy, steve guttenberg and nine others. In this charming, funny and very moving sequel to the hit film cocoon, the adventurous oldtimers who left earth for the alien utopia, antarea, return on a rescue mission. The return on digital and stream instantly or download offline. Unlike its predecessor, the film was neither a commercial nor a critical success. Would have liked it better if the original cocoon was available. The reinvigorated elderly group that left earth comes back to visit their relatives.
A group of aliens return to earth to retrieve cocoons containing the people theyd left behind from an earlier trip. Five years after the first cocoon, the friendly aliens from the planet anterea return to earth to rescue some incubation pods, which have been found by a team of scientists. Unfortunately, the movie is preachy and confusing, and the storyline involving gwen verdons pregnancy strains credibility. Although accustomed to their new peaceful, problemfree planet, they realize. The return 1988 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. It is too easy to give the cynical answer because they were needed for the sequel but i am afraid. Its nice to see the old codgers still alive, kicking and making whoopee.
Oscarwinning fantasy in which the residents of a florida rest home get a new lease of life when they stumble across an alien fountain of youth in a disused holiday home. Once retrieved, they stored these recovered cocoons in the swimming pool of a house theyd rented in a small florida town. The return stars don ameche, wilford brimley, hume cronyn, jack gilford the pg movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 56 min, and received a score of out of 100 on metacritic. The return dvd, 2004 at the best online prices at ebay. Expand your home video library from a huge online selection of movies at. The old age pensioners that left at the end of the first film come back to earth to visit their relatives. Visitors of subtitlesbank have given a rating of 5. Song you make me feel so young 2000 digitally remastered artist frank sinatra. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or instore pickup. His new score brought back themes from the original and added new material.
Large database of subtitles for movies, tv series and anime at opensubtitles. Follow the movie on facebook plot summary five years after the first cocoon, the friendly aliens from the planet anterea return to earth to rescue some incubation pods, which have been found by. The return is a pleasant if superfluous invasion of your local theaters. Cocoon has its flaws, to be sure, but its an ambitious, visually stirring piece of scifi drama.
The return1988don amechemoviedvd very good condition t787. Five years since the senior citizens blasted off into space with the antareans return to earth because their alien friends have to collect the rest of. The film stars don ameche, wilford brimley, hume cronyn, brian dennehy, jack gilford, steve guttenberg, maureen stapleton, jessica tandy, gwen verdon, herta ware, tahnee welch, and linda harrison. Family in virginia cheerfully sing together using zoom while quarantined. For 1985s cocoon, james horner composed one of his most soaring, delicate and touching scores.24 1485 600 849 118 1006 220 68 265 22 38 1269 335 550 1573 301 1505 45 397 569 322 1314 1481 1113 965 55 657 1388 634 1330 545 408 159