The Dark Crystal
The Jim Henson Company (1982)
Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Science Fiction
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IMDB   7.2
89 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   PG (Parental Guidance)
Frank Oz Aughra
Kathryn Mullen Kira
Dave Goelz Fizzgig
Jim Henson Jen
Louise Gold Gourmand
Brian Muehl Skeksis Ornamentalist
Jean-Pierre Amiel Weaver
Jim Henson
Frank Oz
Producer Jim Henson
Gary Kurtz
Writer Jim Henson
David Odell
Cinematography Oswald Morris
Musician Trevor Jones

Another planet, another time, 1000 years ago the mysterious Dark Crystal was damaged by one of the Urskeks and an age of chaos began! The evil race of grotesque birdlike lizards the Skeksis, gnomish dragons who rule their fantastic planet with an iron claw. Meanwhile the orphan Jen, raised by a race of the peace-loving wizards called the Mystics, embarks on a quest to find the missing shard.
Edition Details
Edition Special Edition
Distributor Sony Pictures
Release Date 10/5/1999
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Anamorphic Widescreen (2.35:1)
Subtitles Spanish; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Mono [Spanish]
Dolby Digital Surround [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

"The World of The Dark Crystal" Making of Documentary Deleted Funeral Scenes Character Concept Drawings and Profiles Original Character Language Work Print Scenes Isolated Music Score by Trevor Jones Theatrical Trailers Cast and Crew Biographies Talent Files Production Notes