The Power of Belief

In the film Hook (directed by Steven Spielberg [TriStar Pictures, 1991]), Peter Banning returns to Neverland to save his children from the evil Captain Hook. As the story unfolds, Peter must learn to be the Pan once more. In a classic scene, the Lost Boys can’t decide whether or not to follow Peter Pan into battle. One little boy challenges the group to put their trust into Peter. The story illustrates the power of belief. When Peter really believes he is the Pan, he learns to fly again. When the boys believe in Peter Pan, they finally defeat Captain Hook: