Enjoy incredible footage from the Henson archives in THE DARK CRYSTAL. Travel back in time to the faraway planet of Thra. Cheer on the Mystics as they fight to overthrow the evil Skeksis and take back control of their planet! When Jen, a member of the Gelfling tribe, sets out to find the crystal's missing shard, his dangerous journey brings him face to face with monsters at every turn. Determined to restore peace to their planet, Jen will not back down! From the brilliant imagination of Jim Henson, this masterpiece of animation recounts the timeless tale of good vs. evil and has become a cult favorite of children and grown-ups alike!

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Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5

156 Ratings

156 Ratings

74% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 6.2/10
  • Fresh 25
  • Rotten 9

Critics Consensus: The Dark Crystal's narrative never quite lives up to the movie's visual splendor, but it remains an admirably inventive and uniquely intense entry in the Jim Henson canon.

7+ COMMON SENSE

A fantastic but more intense Muppet adventure.

Information

Studio
ITC Entertainment Group DBA Polygram
Released
Copyright
© 1982 2007 The Jim Henson Company. All Rights Reserved. THE DARK CRYSTAL mark & logo, characters and elements are trademarks of The Jim Henson Company. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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