The Witches

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  • PG
Anjelica Huston stars in this fantasy based on a Roald Dahl book about a little boy and his kindly grandmother thwarting a coven of witches who want to rid Britain of children by turning them into mice. Vacationing at a seaside hotel with his grandmother,... read more
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Anjelica Huston stars in this fantasy based on a Roald Dahl book about a little boy and his kindly grandmother thwarting a coven of witches who want to rid Britain of children by turning them into mice. Vacationing at a seaside hotel with his grandmother, a young boy discovers that a convention of witches is also staying there and finds out about the evil plans of their Grand High Witch (Huston). Jim Henson devised the creature effects in his last film.

Original Release

05/25/1990

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Cast

Directors

Nicolas Roeg

Writers

Allan Scott, Roald Dahl

Cast

Anjelica Huston Miss Ernst
Mai Zetterling Helga
Jasen Fisher Luke
Jane Horrocks Miss Irvine
Rowan Atkinson Mr. Stringer
Bill Paterson Mr. Jenkins
Brenda Blethyn Mrs. Jenkins
Charlie Potter Bruno Jenkins
Anne Lambton Woman in Black
Sukie Smith Marlene
Rose English Dora
Jenny Runacre Elsie
Angelique Rockas Henrietta (as Anjelique Rockas)
Annabel Brooks Nicola
Emma Relph Millie
Nora Connolly Beatrice
Rosamund Greenwood Janice
Anne Tirard Lady 1 (as Anne Tirard)
Leila Hoffman Lady 2
Jim Carter Head Chef

Producers

Jim Henson Executive Producer
Mark Shivas Producer
Jim Henson Producer
Dusty Symonds Producer

Editors

Tony Lawson

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