Wicket the Ewok and his friends agree to help two shipwrecked human children on a quest to find their parents.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Eric Walker ...
Aubree Miller ...
Narrator (voice)
Daniel Frishman ...
Deej (as Dan Frishman)
Weechee (as Debbie Carrington)
Margarita Fernández ...
Pam Grizz ...
Bobby Bell ...
Darryl Henriques ...
Wicket (voice) (as Daryl Henriquez)
Sydney Walker ...
Deej (voice)


The Towani family civilian shuttlecraft crashes on the forest moon of Endor. The four Towani's are separated. Jermitt and Catarine, the mother and father are captured by the giant Gorax, and Mace and Cindel, the son and daughter, are missing when they are captured. The next day, the Ewok Deej is looking for his two sons when they find Cindel all alone in the shuttle (Mace and Cindel were looking for the transmitter to send a distress call), when Mace appears with his emergency blaster. Eventually, the four-year old Cindel is able to convince the teenage Mace that the Ewoks are nice. Then, the Ewoks and the Towani's go on an adventure to find the elder Towanis. Written by Grand Admiral Murphy

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Release Date:

25 November 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Caravan of Courage: An Ewok Adventure  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

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Though made for TV, actually got a short theatrical run in Germany and Mexico. See more »


Mace's reflection is still visible on the pond after he magically disappears. See more »


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A nice movie for the kids
30 December 2006 | by See all my reviews

Caravan of Courage, the first of two Ewok films is a nice adventure film for kids, but too slow for adults to enjoy. The film captures the essential elements of what an Ewok film should be like but fails in certain other areas.

Firstly the film looks rather messy in comparison to other LucasFilm productions and particularly when compared to its immediate sequel. The narrator is also more distracting than anything and would sound more appropriate in a nature documentary rather than a children's fantasy adventure film.

On the other hand, the film sets itself apart from the bigger SW films quite nicely, feeling more like a fantasy than a science fiction film and having some fairly good special-effects and interesting creatures. But as said, adults are more likely to find the film numbing rather than enjoyable.

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