Film Series: The Dark Crystal

1982. UK/USA. Dir: Jim Henson, Frank Oz. With Stephen Garlick. 93 min.\

It’s THE MUPPETS meets LORD OF THE RINGS: an intense, groundbreaking über fantasy enacted by a cast composed entirely of eye-popping puppets from Jim Henson’s Creature Shop. One elfin lad undertakes the mythic crusade to restore justice and tranquility to a fantastical kingdom torn apart by a race of vicious and despotic vulture-like overlords.

Tonight, September 19th. 8pm. Goldsmith Family Cinema. $5.