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Jack climbs the beanstalk to the giant world to face punishment for his ancestor's crimes. When he returns to Earth, he discovers that seven years have passed.

Director:

Brian Henson

Writers:

James V. Hart (story), Brian Henson (story) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Matthew Modine ... Jack Robinson (Johnathan William Duncan Robinson)
Vanessa Redgrave ... Countess Wilhelmina - Matriarch / Narrator
Mia Sara ... Ondine
Daryl Hannah ... Thespee - Member Great Council of Mac Slec
Jon Voight ... Siggy (Sigfried Mannheim) - Overseas Div. Director for Robinson Intl.
Richard Attenborough ... Magog - Arbiter of Justice Great Council of Mac Slec
Bill Barretta ... Thunderdell
Honor Blackman ... Jules - Jack's Secretary
JJ Feild ... Young Jack
Jonathan Hyde ... Dussan - Jack's Butler
Anton Lesser ... Vidas Merlinis - Research Scientist
Julia McKenzie ... Jack's Mum
Frank Baker Frank Baker ... Forensic Doctor
Josh Cole Josh Cole ... Operator 1
Richard Cubison Richard Cubison ... Curious Patron
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Jack climbs the beanstalk to the giant world to face punishment for his ancestor's crimes. When he returns to Earth, he discovers that seven years have passed.

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This episode takes place in 2001 and 2008. See more »

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Release Date:

4 December 2001 (USA) See more »

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