- Starring: Sean Astin, Tim Curry, David Jason
In the wake of Terry Prachett's successful movie The Hogfather comes this imaginative feature about an unlucky wizard.
Based on Pratchett's first two Discworld novels, The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic.
- Genre(s): Drama, Movie/Mini-Series, Action & Adventure
- Show Type: TV Movie
- Season 1 premiere date: Mar 23, 2008
- Episode Length: 90
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Jun 14, 2016A Discworld adventure: Beyond space and imagination!
It is a 2 episode television mini-series adapted from a fantasy novel of the sameA Discworld adventure: Beyond space and imagination!
It is a 2 episode television mini-series adapted from a fantasy novel of the same name. If you have already seen 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'Harry Potter' films, then won't get excited while watching it. But it is not a bad film, that made par with the television quality. Visually acceptable, but the performances and locations were good.
It was a decent story, but mostly cliched. Inspired by middle age about the understanding of the earth and the universe. The world is flat and circular, where different kingdoms across all the continents about verge to discover something new. In this tale set in somewhere where a tourist and an expelled wizard to team up for the sightseeing, but end up in a long unexpected adventure where they face various dangers and overcoming it brings an end to the narration.
The film characters were awesome, the imaginations were brilliant. It might be an ideal film for children, but for the grown up it is not much effective. I'm not doubting the Terry Pratchett's creation, but only this series. A couple of seasons television series would be a good idea, but should not compromise for the graphics. While 'Game of Thrones' making a big, why can't this. Hope my wish comes true very soon.
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