5.7/10
1,168
23 user 9 critic

Alice Through the Looking Glass (1998)

Trailer
1:23 | Trailer

Watch Now

$0.00 (SD) with Prime Video

WATCH NOW
ON DISC
A modern adaptation of the classic children's story 'Alice through the Looking Glass' written by Lewis Carol, which continued on from the popular 'Alice in Wonderland' story. This time ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (screenplay)
Reviews
Popularity
3,438 ( 24)

IMDb at Comic-Con 2016

Visit our Comic-Con section to see what's trending, watch celebrity interviews, follow event coverage, browse cosplay photos, take our Fan IQ quizzes, and more.

Browse IMDb's Guide to Comic-Con

1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Alice in Wonderland (TV Movie 1999)
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The wizards behind The Odyssey (1997) and Merlin (1998) combine Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland" and "Through the Looking Glass" into a two-hour special that just gets curiouser and curiouser.

Director: Nick Willing
Stars: Tina Majorino, Whoopi Goldberg, Robbie Coltrane
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Alice (Fiona Fullerton) falls down a rabbit hole and into a magical dream world populated by surreal characters and bewildering adventures. It's a journey of self-discovery for Alice as she... See full summary »

Director: William Sterling
Stars: Fiona Fullerton, Michael Jayston, Hywel Bennett
Alice in Wonderland (TV Movie 1985)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Alice is in Looking Glass land, where she meets many Looking Glass creatures and attempts to avoid the Jabberwocky, a monster that appears due to her being afraid.

Director: Harry Harris
Stars: Natalie Gregory, Sheila Allen, Sharee Gregory
Family | Fantasy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Alice is sitting on staircase leading upstairs, she tries to kill her boredom of which she is prey. Meanwhile down... See full synopsis »

Director: Alan Handley
Stars: Judi Rolin, Roy Castle, Robert Coote
Certificate: Passed Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In Victorian England a bored young girl dreams that she has entered a fantasy world called Wonderland populated by even more fantastic characters.

Director: Norman Z. McLeod
Stars: Richard Arlen, Roscoe Ates, William Austin
Alice in Wonderland (TV Movie 1966)
Drama | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A girl named Alice falls down a rabbit-hole and wanders into the strange Wonderland.

Director: Jonathan Miller
Stars: Anne-Marie Mallik, Freda Dowie, Jo Maxwell Muller
Fantasy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Join Alice on her journey through the mirror in BBC's fanciful adaptation of Lewis Caroll's classic novel. In an alternate world, just on the other side of the mirror's reflection, Alice ... See full summary »

Director: James MacTaggart
Stars: Sarah Sutton, Brenda Bruce, Richard Pearson
Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In this classic tale, Alice falls through a mirror and arrives in a wonderful place called Chessland! Alice's journey across eight crazy squares of Chessland is brought to the screen in ... See full summary »

Directors: Andrea Bresciani, Richard Slapczynski
Stars: Janet Waldo, Townsend Coleman, Phyllis Diller
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The Peanuts gang performs the classic Broadway musical.

Director: Sam Jaimes
Stars: Kevin Brando, Michael Dockery, Brad Kesten
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Nineteen-year-old Alice returns to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns of her true destiny: to end the Red Queen's reign of terror.

Director: Tim Burton
Stars: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Alice stumbles into the world of Wonderland. Will she get home? Not if the Queen of Hearts has her way.

Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Kathryn Beaumont, Ed Wynn, Richard Haydn
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A down-on-his-luck inventor turns a broken-down Grand Prix car into a fancy vehicle for his children, and then they go off on a magical fantasy adventure to save their grandfather in a far-off land.

Director: Ken Hughes
Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Lionel Jeffries
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Charlotte Curley ...
...
...
Louise J. Taylor ...
Rebecca Palmer ...
Rose
...
Daisy #1 (as Paulette Williams)
Tania Luternauer ...
Daisy #2 (as Tanya Luternauer)
...
Red Queen (as Sian Phillips)
John Tordoff ...
Railway Guard
Jasper Holmes ...
Man in Paper Suit
...
Gnat
Gary Olsen ...
...
Michael Medwin ...
Edit

Storyline

A modern adaptation of the classic children's story 'Alice through the Looking Glass' written by Lewis Carol, which continued on from the popular 'Alice in Wonderland' story. This time Alice is played by the mother, who falls asleep while reading the the bedtime story to her daughter. Walking through the Looking Glass, Alice finds herself in Chessland, a magical and fun world. There she meets the Red and White Queens, as well as many other amusing friends on her journey across the chessboard countryside onto become a crowned queen. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Fantasy | Family

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 March 2005 (Hungary)  »

Also Known As:

Alice Tükörországban  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Ian Holm, who plays the White Knight in this adaptation, played Charles Dodgson (AKA Lewis Carroll) in the 1985 movie Dreamchild. See more »

Connections

Version of Malice in Wonderland (2009) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Good version of Lewis Carroll's book
29 March 2009 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

As an Alice in Wonderland fan, I thought this was a good interpretation of the sequel Through the Looking Glass.

I thought this film definitely had the atmosphere of the original novel. And although she is too old, Kate Beckinsale, I think, looked good as Alice and I thought she acted the character very well.

It follows the book mostly well, except they skipped "The Lion and the Unicorn" chapter in this film and just moved onto the "It's My Own Invention" chapter after Alice was talking to both the White King and his messenger Haigha. In the scene when Alice goes into the dark shop before she meets Humpty Dumpty, the White Queen didn't turn into a sheep, although there were shots in that scene of a sheep.

If you want to look for a good adaptation of Through the Looking Glass, here is one to watch. As a fan myself, I rate it 10 out of 10.


5 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I saw it last night and..... classic_beauty_903
Is it just me or.. legolasfl
Question Spidersthrash
trying to find this movie djfeisty007
The movie's on right now... CharlotteScribbles
Question TheGimpy
Discuss Alice Through the Looking Glass (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?