Plot & Details
David Jason, Tim Curry, Nigel Planer, and Sean Astin star in writer/director Vadim Jean's imaginative adaptation of The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic -- the first two books in author Terry Pratchett's popular Discworld series of fantasy adventure novels. Naïve tourist Twoflower (Astin) is on holiday in Ankh-Morpork when a terrible fire breaks out, forcing him to flee from the city alongside an incompetent wizard named Rincewind (Jason). Now, as the clueless pair set out on a magical journey across the disc, neither realizes that they are merely pawns in an elaborate board game being played by the gods. After encountering a pair of barbarians on their way out of Morpork, Twoflower and Rincewind take a trip to an inverted mountain housing dragons that only exist in imagination, survive a fall off the edge of the disc during a perilous visit to the country Krull, and attempt to beat Rincewind's former classmate Trymon (Curry) to a collection of eight spells that could save Discworld from total destruction.
- MPAA Rating: Not Yet Rated
- Genre(s): Fantasy
- Run Time: 197min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 12/29/2008
- DVD Release Date: 07/14/2009
- Distributor(s): Aquarius Releasing (USA)
- Director(s): Vadim Jean
- Starring: David Jason , Sean Astin , Tim Curry , David Bradley , James Cosmo
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (01-30-2009)
- Language: English