TV Movie | TV-PG | | Family, Fantasy, Adventure
A young girl and her genius kid brother are aided by three curious witches in their search for their missing scientist father, captive of an omnipotent otherworldly villain simply called 'It' whose evil is slowly infecting the universe.
Filmed in 2001 for TV but not shown until 4/25/2003 in Canada (screened at the Toronto Sprockets International Film Festival for Children, now TIFF Kids International Film Festival) and 5/10/2004 in the U.S. (broadcast on ABC).
It's not what things look like. It's what they are like.
The Man With Red Eyes: Really? You want one? Strawberry-banana?
Charles Wallace Murry: Pineapple-peach?
Meg Murry: You hate pineapple.
Charles Wallace Murry: Surely, you know anything about me?
Meg Murry: Yeah, I am.
(at around 9 mins) At the beginning of the movie when Meg and the schoolboys get into a semi-fight, the black boy is behind Meg when they're mocking her and then appears next to her in the next shot when the fight starts without time for him to have moved.
(Closing dedications) For Tom, Patrick and Claire For all our brothers and sisters