Light Years Poster

Release Date: February 2nd, 2009

PG|1 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
This animated film is set on the planet Gandahar, where peace reigns and poverty is unknown. The utopian lifestyle is upset by reports of people at the outlying frontiers being turned to stone. Sent to investigate, Prince Sylvain (John Shea) crashes and is rescued by the Deformed, hideous genetic experiments gone wrong and left to fend for themselves. With their help, Sylvain discovers that the Metamorphosis, a gigantic brain also created in an experiment, is trying to destroy Gandahar.

Cast: Glenn Close, Pierre-Marie Escourrou, Catherine Chevallier, John Shea, Jennifer Grey, Georges Wilson, Jean-Pierre Ducos, Anny Duperey

Director: René Laloux, Harvey Weinstein

Genres: Science fiction, Animated

Production Co: Miramax