Director: Steven Spielberg
Writers: J.M. Barry, James V. Hart, Nick Castle, Malia Scotch Marmo
Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Robin Williams, Julia Roberts, Bob Hoskins, Maggie Smith, Caroline Goodall, Charlie Cosmo, Amber Scott / Laurel Cronin / Phil Collins / Arthur Mallet / Isaiah Robinson / Jason Fisher / Dante Busker / Roshan Harmon Germany
Genre: Adventure / Fantasy / Family
Region: United States
Length: 142 minutes
Also known as: Captain Hook (Taiwan) / Captain Hawk
Rating: IMDB 6.8 / Rotten Tomatoes 29%
Time flies, and then Peter Pan (played by Robin Williams, Robin Williams) has grown up to become an outstanding and capable lawyer. He is married to the granddaughter of his childhood companion Wendy (Maggie Smith Maggie Smith), and they have two lovely children. The family is happy and warm in the real world, enjoying themselves in harmony. At this time, Peter has forgotten his identity as Peter Pan, as well as the thrilling and happy time on Neverland.
On the way to visit grandmother with his wife and children, the evil Captain Iron Hook (Dustin Hoffman) appeared again and took their children away. Anxious Peter was at a loss. In order to save the child, he had to recover his identity as Peter Pan as soon as possible, and return to Neverland to fight against his old enemy…
“Hook” is a 1991 American fantasy adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Robin Williams as Peter Banning/Peter Pan, Dustin Hoffman as Captain Hook, Julia Roberts as Tinker Bell, and Bob Hoskins as Smee. The movie is a sequel to J.M. Barrie’s 1911 novel “Peter and Wendy,” and takes place several years after the events of the book.
In the film, Peter Banning has grown up and forgotten his past as Peter Pan. However, when his children are kidnapped by Captain Hook, Peter is forced to return to Neverland and rediscover his true identity as the boy who never grew up. Along the way, he is helped by Tinker Bell and the Lost Boys as he battles Hook and his pirates to save his family and reclaim his youth.
“Hook” received mixed reviews upon its release, but has since gained a cult following. The film was a commercial success, grossing over $300 million worldwide. It was nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Art Direction, Best Costume Design, Best Visual Effects, Best Makeup, and Best Original Song for “When You’re Alone.” Despite not winning any of these awards, “Hook” has become a beloved classic among many fans of Spielberg’s work and the Peter Pan story.