PG | | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal, and so restore order to his world.
Lew Grade sold his ITC Film Entertainment company to businessman Robert Holmes à Court who had no faith in the finished product, based on bad test screenings. As it looked like Holmes à Court was going to bury the film, Jim Henson bought the property back and funded ... ...
Another world, another time, in the age of wonder. A thousand years ago, this land was green and good - until the Crystal cracked. For a single piece was lost; a shard of the Crystal. Then strife began, and two new races appeared: the cruel Skeksis,...
When Jen and Kira are climbing into the Castle via the water duct, Kira bumps her head on the tooth of the water-spouting gargoyle.
The opening credits show only the credits for the crew.
$4,657,335 (USA) (19 December 1982)