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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
18 November 1990 (UK) See more »
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Plot:
Eustace, along with a new companion named Jill Pole, is brought back to Narnia. The pair are told by Aslan they must search for King Caspian's missing son, Prince Rilian. Full summary »
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Awards:
5 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Nicely done, a beautiful adaptation See more (19 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 17 of 22)

David Thwaites ... Eustace Clarence Scrubb (6 episodes, 1990)
Camilla Power ... Jill Pole (6 episodes, 1990)

Tom Baker ... Puddleglum (5 episodes, 1990)
Richard Henders ... Prince Rilian / ... (5 episodes, 1990)
Ailsa Berk ... Aslan / ... (5 episodes, 1990)

Barbara Kellerman ... Green Lady (4 episodes, 1990)
William Todd-Jones ... Aslan / ... (4 episodes, 1990)

Ronald Pickup ... Aslan (4 episodes, 1990)

Warwick Davis ... Glimfeather / ... (3 episodes, 1990)
Geoffrey Russell ... King Caspian (3 episodes, 1990)
Patsy Byrne ... Giant Nanny (2 episodes, 1990)

Lesley Nicol ... Giant Queen (2 episodes, 1990)

Nick Brimble ... Giant Porter (2 episodes, 1990)

Tat Whalley ... Cheif Bully / ... (2 episodes, 1990)
Michael Walter ... Trumpkin (2 episodes, 1990)
Bill Wallis ... Warden (2 episodes, 1990)
Stephen Reynolds ... Giant King (2 episodes, 1990)
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Series Directed by
Alex Kirby (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Writing credits
C.S. Lewis (4 episodes, 1990)
Alan Seymour (4 episodes, 1990)

Series Produced by
Paul Stone .... producer (4 episodes, 1990)
Colin Shindler .... executive producer: WonderWorks (3 episodes, 1990)

Dale Bell .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Jay Rayvid .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
Geoffrey Burgon (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Film Editing by
Malcolm Banthorpe (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Production Design by
Sarah Greenwood (4 episodes, 1990)
Alan Spalding (4 episodes, 1990)
Adrian Uwalaka (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Costume Design by
Rosalind Little (4 episodes, 1990)
Judy Pepperdine (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Makeup Department
Denise Baron .... makeup artist (4 episodes, 1990)
Mark Phillips .... makeup artist (4 episodes, 1990)
Jane Walker .... makeup artist (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Production Management
Gilly Hayward .... production manager (4 episodes, 1990)
Philip Lewis .... production manager (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Philip Lewis .... first assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Vin Burnham .... designer: Aslan / creature design and construction / ... (4 episodes, 1990)
Barbara Horne .... properties buyer / property buyer (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Sound Department
John Downes .... dubbing mixer (4 episodes, 1990)
Brian Robinson .... sound (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Mickey Edwards .... visual effects designer (4 episodes, 1990)
Tony Harding .... visual effects designer (4 episodes, 1990)
Robin Lobb .... video effects designer (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Stunts
Terry Walsh .... stunt arranger (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
John Mason .... lighting / lighting technician (4 episodes, 1990)
Trevor Wimlett .... camera operator (4 episodes, 1990)
 
Series Music Department
Geoffrey Burgon .... conductor (1 episode, 1990)
 
Series Other crew
Helen Lusher .... production secretary (6 episodes, 1990)
Sally Blake .... production assistant (4 episodes, 1990)
Jim Daniels .... vision (4 episodes, 1990)
Nick Jowitt .... production associate (4 episodes, 1990)
Southan Morris .... assistant floor manager (4 episodes, 1990)
Sue Palmer .... assistant floor manager (4 episodes, 1990)
Sam Heaphy .... flying sequences (2 episodes, 1990)

Wayne Docksey .... animal master (unknown episodes)
 

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UK:30 min (6 episodes)
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Trivia:
Aslan is a Turkish word meaning Lion. Lewis came up with the name during a trip to Turkey before 1922, where he saw the Sultan's elite guards, called Aslan because of their bravery and loyalty.See more »
Quotes:
Jill Pole:That Marchwiggle may be a wet blanket, but he certainly has plenty of pluck...
Eustace Clarence Scrubb:And Cheek!
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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Nicely done, a beautiful adaptation, 18 July 2003
Author: Sparrow_in_flight from United States

I've grown up watching this and the other three Narnia movies (TLTW&TW PC & TVotDT). I fell in love with them. As far as adaptations go, they were wonderfully done. The child actors used did a great job of portraying Eustace and Jill, and Caspian at the end. it was all brought together wonderfully, and when watching it, you can almost believe that you will entr Narnia yourself. i wish they could've done all 7.

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Alan Rickman as Puddleglum williamferny
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I wish they'd done THE HORSE AND HIS BOY instead. petekrug17
DVD edits? ps31
So is Disney gonna make it? Abe_Phroman
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