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Voyage of the Unicorn (2001)

Unrated | | Fantasy, Adventure | TV Movie 2 March 2001
A professor, grieving for his dead wife, and his two daughters unwillingly journey to a parallel universe of fairy court, marauding trolls, and a prophecy that they will save this nether ... See full summary »

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Cassie Aisling
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Miranda Aisling
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Skotos
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Cratch
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Mog (as P. Adrien Dorval)
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Malachi
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Olaf
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A professor, grieving for his dead wife, and his two daughters unwillingly journey to a parallel universe of fairy court, marauding trolls, and a prophecy that they will save this nether world. They board the Unicorn, a magic ship manned by elves. In the search for a dragon who will help them fulfill the prophecy, they encounter the Minotaur, Medusa, the Sphinx, an ogre, and a unicorn whose tears they need to reverse one of Medusa's misguided stares. The trolls also seek the dragon. Capture and slavery awaits failure, while faith precedes the miracle. The spirit of their mother is close to the girls, who must find courage and imagination, while Dad must keep his wits. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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By Believing, One Can See.

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La merveilleuse traversée de la licorne  »

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Trivia

Todd Bridges was once so tired after a long day of filming his troll smash scenes, that he fell asleep while taking a bath. When he woke up, he felt way better, so you know, no big deal. See more »

Quotes

Alan Aisling: How long will we be gone?
Malachi: If I'm not mistaken, all of yesterday and most of the day before!
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Referenced in The Gamers: Dorkness Rising (2008) See more »

Soundtracks

Faith Precedes the Miracle
Composed by Daryl Bennett and Jim Guttridge
Words and Music by Andraé Crouch
Sung by Kristle Murden and Jessica Tomich
Background Vocals by The Andraé Crouch Singers
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Christian Message
26 August 2009 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

It's great to see a fun, entertaining fantasy story with a positive message of faith and hope. There are many kinds of faith shown in this movie, such as faith in one's self, faith in a higher power, and faith in the goodness of others. Our heroes show a willingness to help others and lift even their enemies to a better way of life.

The sets and costumes didn't quite reach the artistic standard of James Christiansen's beautiful artwork, but they certainly tried. The music and dance elements are nicely done, and the girls' kindness and purity are positively represented. Christiansen's Mormon heritage shows through in the message that "Faith precedes the miracle". Imagination and mythology are used as metaphors for spiritual things, and I loved the message about life after death.


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