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A prince leaves his city and sets off to avenge his father not aware his father wasn't murdered and in-reality committed suicide and soon learns the truth about his people from a warrior woman.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Hal (voice)
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Zita (voice)
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Kahro (voice)
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Nezo (voice)
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Ghrak (voice)
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Jhinna (voice)
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Erito (voice)
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Eike (voice)
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Marina Bouras ...
Jhinna (voice)
Pernille Højmark ...
Eike (voice)
Paul Hüttel ...
Agra (voice)
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Hal (voice)
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Zita (voice)
Jesper Langberg ...
Nezo (voice)
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Kahro (voice)
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Storyline

Hal Tara is the son of The Kahro of the city of Hebalon and heir to the throne. When The Kahro kills himself, Hal is chosen to taken his place to rule Hebalon. But the discovery of The Kahro's suicide letter, that his father's death was no suicide, and was conducted by rivals of the city known as The Zeriths, Hal disguising himself as a commoner leaves the city and sets out to find the Zeriths and avenge his father. But Nezo, The Kahro's evil advisor who discovered the Kahro's body sends a warrior known as Erito to join Hal and to kill him. Entering the Zerith's camp, unaware of his identity, Hal falls in love with Zita, a Zerith female warrior, unaware Nezo has evil schemes to take over ruler ship of the city and Erito's wife Eike and Hal's sister Jhinna have uncovered his evil plot. Written by Daniel Williamson

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€3,400,000 (estimated)
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Claire Skinner and Samantha Bond both later starred in the BBC comedy drama series "Outnumbered". See more »

Quotes

Zita: I end where you begin. And where you end I begin.
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Behind the scenes of the film is showing during the opening credits and the crew is seen setting up the sets and preparing the puppets for filming and the title of the film appears 6 minutes into the film, after the first scene. See more »

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puppet-tale
9 April 2005 | by (Hungary) – See all my reviews

In the world of modern films showing you the realistic nature of violence, this film is a peaceful moment for your soul, allowing you to see the beauty of life. The story is neither complicated, nor exciting, but it's not a drawback. You can feel just by looking at the puppet whether he or she is "good" or "bad", and you can guess how the tale will end. We see a true tale, in an enchanted world of small details and simply-big thoughts: tears are rain, strings are life-force, freedom can be reached, loved ones are connected. We are falling into the screen, into this fantasy world, smilingly. People need tales. (Zita)


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