- Original title
- Running time
- 90 min.
- United Kingdom
Allan Scott (Novel: Roald Dahl)
Anjelica Huston, Mai Zetterling, Jasen Fisher, Jane Horrocks, Anne Lambton, Rowan Atkinson, Bill Paterson, Brenda Blethyn, Charlie Potter, Jim Carter, Sukie Smith, Rose English, Jenny Runacre, Annabel Brooks, Emma Relph, Rosamund Greenwood, Angelique Rockas, Anne Tirard, Leila Hoffman, Roberta Taylor, Brian Hawksley, Debra Gillett, Darcy Flynn, Vincent Marzello, Serena Harragin, Grete Nordrå, Elsie Eide, Kristin Steinsland, Merete Armand, Ola Otnes, Johan Sverre Myhre, Arvid Ones, Sverre Røssummoen
Co-production United Kingdom-United States; Jim Henson Productions, Lorimar, Jim Henson Company. Distributed by Warner Bros.
Adventure. Fantasy. Comedy | Witchcraft. Family-friendly. Horror Comedy
- Movie Groups
Roald Dahl Adaptations
- Synopsis / Plot
- A young boy, recently orphaned, is taken to England by his grandmother. At a hotel in which they are staying, a group of witches have gathered to prepare a plot to rid the world of all children.
: Nominated for BAFTA Awards: Best Make-up & Hair
: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Actress (Anjelica Huston)
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