The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
*Toys*. 1992. USA. Directed by Barry Levinson. Courtesy of Photofest

Toys. 1992. USA. Directed by Barry Levinson. Screenplay by Valerie Curtin, Barry Levinson. With Robin Williams, Michael Gambon, Joan Cusack. 35mm. 118 min.

When the Zevo Toy Company is left to the founder’s brother, a hawkish military general, the educational, imaginative toys the company is known for are replaced with tanks, guns, rockets, and other war toys. The founder’s thoughtful son Leslie (Williams) must take action to preserve the company’s good name.

This film accompanies Modern Matinees: Barry Levinson.