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Alice Through the Looking Glass (1998)

Not Rated | | Fantasy, Family | TV Movie 28 March 2005
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A modern adaptation of the classic children's story "Alice Through the Looking Glass" written by Lewis Carroll and John Tenniel, which continued on from "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland". ... See full summary »

Director:

John Henderson

Writers:

Lewis Carroll (novel), Nick Vivian (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kate Beckinsale ... Alice
Charlotte Curley Charlotte Curley ... Little Alice
Penelope Wilton ... White Queen
Geoffrey Palmer ... White King
Louise J. Taylor Louise J. Taylor ... Tiger Lily
Rebecca Palmer ... Rose
Paulette P. Williams Paulette P. Williams ... Daisy #1 (as Paulette Williams)
Tania Luternauer Tania Luternauer ... Daisy #2 (as Tanya Luternauer)
Siân Phillips ... Red Queen (as Sian Phillips)
John Tordoff John Tordoff ... Railway Guard
Jasper Holmes Jasper Holmes ... Man in Paper Suit
Steve Coogan ... Gnat
Gary Olsen Gary Olsen ... Tweedle-Dum
Marc Warren ... Tweedle-Dee
Michael Medwin ... Red King
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A modern adaptation of the classic children's story "Alice Through the Looking Glass" written by Lewis Carroll and John Tenniel, which continued on from "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland". 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.

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Fantasy | Family

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 March 2005 (Hungary) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Isle of Man

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Siân Phillips, Sir Ian Holm, and Penelope Wilton appeared in the BBC production of The Borrowers (1992) and The Return of The Borrowers (1993). See more »

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Version of Alice Through the Looking Glass (1987) See more »

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Best adaptation I've seen of the book
30 December 2001 | by r.w.stormSee all my reviews

Clear yet subtle, funny and sophisticated in its apparent simplicity: an excellent rendition of Carroll's own quirky humor, and vastly entertaining. A fine cast, appropriate staging, and a literary pace combine to make this an outstanding film. Would that it were available on DVD!


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