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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.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1982-12-17

Runtime 93 minutes

Budget $15m

Revenue $41m


TMDB 7.1


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marsh_6055 shared a tip "Beautiful and elaborately worldbuilt, but also dull. Age of resistance gave this movie’s premise a plot."

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birdsbeesflowersandthetrees shared a tip "Great story! Looks really awesome too."

gabriel_stlund shared a tip "A classic."

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regina1026 shared a tip "Did not age super well, but a big impact on my childhood. Fun to watch just for the puppetry."

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CrissiePooh shared a tip "Im so thankful this was apart of my was the best. Loves it!!"

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starleigh_aurora shared a tip "As in a puppet based movie? unfortunately no, I cant say I've seen one that is as unique or enjoyable as this one has been."

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Zathereth shared a tip "Watch the TV show "Age of Resistance" first"

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Zathereth shared a tip "#dark_atmosphere"

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jayna._.b shared a tip "This is such a beautiful movie! It's done entirely with puppets."

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ashush_srivastava shared a tip "The Netflix show answers a lot of questions so it's a must watch after watching the show"

sammy_mcgee shared a tip "It is very adventurous"

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jessica_powells shared a tip "Fantasy creative new world loved it!!!!!!"

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