Since as far back as Kyle and Evie Preston can remember, their grandmother told fantastical tales about elves who had been trapped underground by giants for thousands of years. Now ... See full summary »

Director:

Reviews

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

When his new neighbour turns out to be the wizard Merlin, young Ben Clark is enlisted in an ancient battle to save the world.

Director: David Lister
Stars: Robert Davi, Kelly LeBrock, Byron Taylor
Adventure | Fantasy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Ethel and Tommy Barrick are sent to Ireland to spend the summer with their new stepmother. Once there, they discover her to be an evil, power-seeking witch, with real magical powers and a hatred for all things green.

Director: David Lister
Stars: Veronica Hamel, Jack Scalia, David Warner
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Polly Regan (Brittney Bomann) has a good life on the farm with her grandfather (David Warner, Time Bandits). Unfortunately, one day Polly learns that her favorite mare is suffering with a ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Matthews
Stars: Brittney Bomann, Byron Taylor, Emma Samms
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A scientist awakens King Arthur and his knights, and the forces of good and evil do battle once more.

Director: Paul Matthews
Stars: Rik Mayall, Patrick Bergin, Craig Sheffer
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Rob Preston
Glynis Barber ...
Nancy Preston
Jameson Baltes ...
Kyle Preston
...
Evie
Leigh Greyvenstein ...
Tumbeleen
...
Ian
Anne Curteis ...
Elizabeth Ballaugh
Ron Smerczak ...
PC Jim Blythe
Amanda Lane ...
Cashier
Heléne Lombard ...
Pam
...
US Doctor
Philip Godawa ...
Isle of Man Doctor
David Clatworthy ...
Vicar
Byron Taylor ...
Goblin King
Bunbury Tarset ...
Tippit the dog
Edit

Storyline

Since as far back as Kyle and Evie Preston can remember, their grandmother told fantastical tales about elves who had been trapped underground by giants for thousands of years. Now grandmother is gone, and the siblings are surprised to discover that they have inherited a decrepit gold mine and a family home they never even knew existed. Upon discovering that grandmother's far fetched stories have a bizarre basis in reality and that by freeing the fairies from the mine they will discover a cure for their terminally ill father (Bernsen), Kyle and Evie race against time to free the trapped fairies and save their father's life. Written by Watcher26

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 May 1998 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

The Fairy King of Ar  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The foley artists in this film were students from a performing arts course in Cardiff, South Wales. They did all the background voiceovers in an afternoon for 20 pounds each and some sandwiches. See more »

Goofs

After working in the mine, Rob and Evie go take a bath in home. The sun is high in the sky. A few seconds later when Ian is coming, it is night. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Absolutely horrid.
15 August 2002 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

I thought that I would enjoy the movie because it featured Malcolm McDowell, one of my favorite actors. I was quite wrong. I would never believe that so good an actor could be so tainted by the surrounding cast.

Aside from the horrible production quality (boom mic dipping down in the opening scene, BAMBOO AND PALM TREES in the "english forest"), the plot is subtle as a mack truck and the whole thing is stupid beyond words. Some of the characters even drift in and out of their accents.

I kept hoping that at some point, McDowell's character would kill and eat the family to liven things up. Never happened. Oh, Malcolm, how could you?


5 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?