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The Dark Crystal


Jim Henson, Kathryn Mullen, Frank Oz, Dave Goelz View All


Jim Henson (Director), Frank Oz (Director), David Odell (Screenplay) View All

Release: Dec. 17th, 1982
Runtime: 1 hour, 33 minutes
On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal and restore order to his world, before the grotesque race of Skeksis find and use the crystal for evil.
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The Rodent
All in all, not a brilliant movie but worth watching for the brilliantly conceived puppets and puppet work and the fact that the world created by Henson is a wonderful trip to take.
Sister movie to Labyrinth, The Dark Crystal is the darker fully-puppeted movie to precede it.