Fox-Walden | Release Date: October 5, 2007
Summary: The Dark is Rising tells the story of Will Stanton, who learns on the eve of his 11th birthday that he is actually the last of the "Old Ones," a group of immortal warriors and guardians dedicated to fighting the forces of the Dark. The Dark is amidst its last great Rising to defeat the Light and take free will from the human race forever. Will, having been born with a great gift of power, is called upon a monumental heroic quest. (Walden Media)
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Runtime: 99 min
Rating: Rated PG for fantasy action and some scary images.
Production: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Genres: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Fantasy
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 18, 2008
Director Credit
David L. Cunningham Director
Writer Credit
John Hodge Screenplay
Susan Cooper Novel "The Dark Is Rising"
Principal Cast Credit
Alexander Ludwig Will Stanton
Christopher Eccleston The Rider
Ian McShane Merriman Lyon
Cast Credit
Amelia Warner Maggie Barnes
Drew Tyler Bell James Stanton
Edmund Entin Robin Stanton
Emma Lockhart Gwen Stanton
Frances Conroy Miss Greythorne
Gary Entin Paul Stanton
Gregory Smith Max Stanton
James Cosmo Dawson
Jim Piddock Old George
John Benjamin Hickey John Stanton
Jordan J. Dale Stephen Stanton
Wendy Crewson Mary Stanton
Producer Credit
Adam Siegel Executive Producer
Jared LeBoff Executive Producer
Marc Platt Producer
Ron Schmidt Executive Producer