This 1978 Disney adventure tells the story of 12-year-old David (Joey Cramer) who lives with his family in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. When he awakens from being accidentally knocked out in the forest near his home, he finds that eight years have passed. His family is overjoyed to have him back, but just as perplexed as he is by the fact that he hasn’t aged. When a NASA scientist (Howard Hesseman) discovers a UFO nearby, David gets the chance to unravel the mystery and recover the life he lost.
and Susan Downey have been married since 2005 and share two children. Robert Downey Jr. and Susan Downey have been making it work since 2003 — in more ways than one.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
In Parker’s view, the issues with Cattrall may date back to 2017, when a third Sex and the City movie was being contemplated but “fell apart” over contractual demands that Cattrall made of Warner Bros., the studio that was to finance and distribute the film.
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick met through the New York theater scene in 1991. The pair married in a surprise ceremony at a New York synagogue with Parker in a black dress. They’ve now been married for 25 years and have three children.
The film ends with Max flying home amidst the fireworks, shouting “See you later, Navigator” to David.
Mark H. Baker was a UCLA film student who came up with the initial story of what eventually became “Flight of the Navigator.” The idea for his very first screenplay came from a dream, and was originally entitled “Vanished.” In the 2020 documentary “Life After the Navigator,” Baker explained the project’s origin story.
Flight of the Navigator (1986) re-edited for two-part television presentation. Flight of the Navigator (1986) re-edited for two-part television presentation.
In 2008, he was prosecuted for careless storage of a firearm, and received three months’ probation. Later that year, he was convicted for possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking, and received a prison sentence of six months.
The Puckmaren is a little alien character who befriends David Freeman in Flight of the Navigator. He is from the planet Binpuka Minor, which was destroyed by a comet, and the last surviving member of his kind.
Parker and Downey met on the set of the 1984 drama Firstborn when they were both 18 years old. According to People, they moved in together just eight weeks after they began dating.
The Puckmaren is a little alien character who befriends David Freeman in Flight of the Navigator.
Paul ReubensFlight of the Navigator
Flight of the Navigator is a fantastic introduction to the science fiction genre for children and a good all-round family movie. It has exactly the right balance of tension, fun and fantasy. Although the movie was released in 1986, it resonates strongly with the lockdown experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
Dom Henrique of Portugal, Duke of Viseu (4 March 1394 – 13 November 1460), better known as Prince Henry the Navigator (Portuguese: Infante Dom Henrique, o Navegador), was a central figure in the early days of the Portuguese Empire and in the 15th-century European maritime discoveries and maritime expansion.
Joey Cramer was the young star of Flight of the Navigator, but despite leading one of the most beloved and unusual family films of the decade, he didn’t stick around in Hollywood for very long after it came out. Today, Cramer is 48 and just recently started acting on screen again.