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.
Director/puppeteer Frank Oz adamantly denies that he and Jim Henson ever considered ideas for a sequel, and has publicly denounced any attempts to make one. Nevertheless, The Jim Henson Company began touting plans for a sequel in the mid 2000's. Their plans finally ... ...
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,...
In the commentary track, Brian Froud points out that the Podling drummer has gaffer's tape wrapped around his neck.
The opening credits show only the credits for the crew.
$4,657,335 (USA) (19 December 1982)