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The Princess and the Goblin (1991)

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The story is about the adventurous Princess Irene. The princess is off playing in the woods when she is attacked by goblins pets. She is saved by a mining young warrior boy named Curty. ... See full summary »

Director:

József Gémes

Writers:

Robin Lyons (screenplay), George MacDonald (novel)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Joss Ackland ... King Papa (voice)
Claire Bloom ... Great Great Grandmother Irene (voice)
Roy Kinnear ... Mump (voice)
Sally Ann Marsh Sally Ann Marsh ... Princess Irene (voice)
Rik Mayall ... Prince Froglip (voice)
Peggy Mount ... Goblin Queen (voice)
Peter Murray Peter Murray ... Curdie (voice)
Victor Spinetti ... Glump (voice)
Mollie Sugden ... Looti (voice)
Frank Rozelaar-Green Frank Rozelaar-Green ... (voice) (as Frank Rozelaar Green)
William Hootkins ... Small-and-Fat Soldier (voice)
Maxine Howe Maxine Howe ... Curdie's Mother (voice)
Stephen Lyons Stephen Lyons ... Curdie's Father (voice) (as Steve Lyons)
Robin Lyons Robin Lyons ... Goblin King (voice)
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Storyline

The story is about the adventurous Princess Irene. The princess is off playing in the woods when she is attacked by goblins pets. She is saved by a mining young warrior boy named Curty. They quickly become friends and get into a lot of trouble. The goblins attack and Irene must rely on her own magic to save Curty, and in turn the entire kingdom. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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A classic tale of mystery, adventure and innocent romance. See more »


Certificate:

G | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

UK | Hungary | Japan | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 June 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Princesa e o Duende See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$2,144,238
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Final film of Peggy Mount. See more »

Goofs

When Irene is following her grandmother's magic thread through the cave and comes to a pile of rocks which she thinks is a dead end, her hood is up. But when she cries about never finding a way out, her hood is down and when she figures out that she's supposed to follow the thread through the pile of rocks, her hood is up again. See more »

Quotes

Curdie: It's a village - a goblin village! That must be where the goblins live.
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Alternate Versions

Theatrical prints of the film have the Hemdale Communications logo, but home video releases remove this. See more »


Soundtracks

A Spark Inside Us
Composed by Chris Stuart
Lyrics by Robin Lyons
Sung by Paul Keating with Sally Ann Marsh and the Pendyrus Male Choir
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Enjoyable
10 December 2014 | by Doasnow95See all my reviews

I've always enjoyed this movie. I first saw it when I was little and it was one of my favorite animated movies as a kid. I had it on VCR and just watched it on and on. I'm Icelandic so I saw the movie in Icelandic growing up. Some years ago I tried to watch it in English but I didn't enjoy it. But, that's just me. It's just become a habit seeing it so often in Icelandic. Now that I've watched it again in Icelandic, I still enjoy it but I have noticed that the animation isn't really that perfect. It could be much better but it doesn't really bother me.I really like the storyline, it's very good. In my opinion this is a very enjoyable movie for kids.


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