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The dark crystal / produced by Jim Henson, Gary Kurtz ; directed by Jim Henson, Frank Oz ; screenplay by David Odell.

Henson, Jim. (Added Author). Oz, Frank. (Added Author). Mullen, Kathryn. (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781424852420 :
  • ISBN: 1424852420 :
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 25th anniversary ed., widescreen.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Features: commentary by Brian Froud, "The world of the dark crystal," deleted scenes, work print scenes, character drawings, "Light on the path of creation," "Stand of illusion," new archive footage, interviews.
Participant or Performer Note: Voices: Jim Henson, Kathryn Mullen, Frank Oz.
Summary, etc.: On the planet of Thra, the last Gefling sets out to restore an ancient crystal -- and peace -- to a world ruled by the evil Skeksis.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note: DVDs, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English or Japanese with optional English, French or Japanese subtitles.
Subject: Good and evil > Drama.
Magic > Drama.
Quests (Expeditions) > Drama.
Genre: Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Puppet films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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