The Dark Crystal

    Movie » The Dark Crystal released on December 17, 1982.

    Classic fantasy film, directed by Jim Henson and Frank Oz.

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    A thousand years ago on another world, the mysterious magical Crystal was cracked by one of the Urskeks and an age of chaos begun. The evil race of grotesque birdlike lizards the Skeksis, gnomish dragons who rule the planet Thra. Meanwhile a Gelfling orphan Jen, raised in solitude by a race of the peace-loving wizards called the Mystics, embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of the Dark Crystal which gives the Skesis their power and restore the balance of the universe.



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    A fantasy world where no humans exist, just creatures and humanoid animals. Unlike other fantasy stories, the main character doesn't just instantly become a warrior who gets a suit of armor and a sword to fight the villains. The two main leads do fall for each other, but that only happens at the very end and not in the middle of the story. There isn't a big group of characters that's conveniently from every race (human, elf, dwarf), no Wizard casting spells left and right, there's no big army ba...

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