Willow (1988)

Willow (1988)

Rating: 7.3/10 from 96,830 users
Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Action / Adventure / Drama / Fantasy / Romance | 1988 | 20 May 1988 (USA)

A baby girl is discovered in a river by Ranon and Mims, the children of Willow Ufgood, a dwarf farmer and magician and the baby girl is taken into the care of Willow's family. But when a terrifying dog-like creature attacks Willow's village, whilst tracking down the baby. Willow consults the village council and the wizard The High Aldwin. The High Aldwin gives Willow a task and Willow leaves the village and embarks on the task to give the baby girl to a responsible person. But Willow soon learns the baby is Elora Danan, the baby girl destined to bring about the downfall of the evil sorceress Queen Bavmorda. Joined by his allies: swordsman Madmartigan, sorceress Fin Raziel and the Brownies Franjean and Rool, Willow takes it upon himself to protect Elora from Queen Bavmorda, who intends to kill Elora and prevent Elora from fulfilling her destiny. And Willow and his allies are pursued by Queen Bavmorda's daughter Sorsha and the evil commander of Queen Bavmorda's army General Kael, whom are searching for Elora and bring her back to Queen Bavmorda's castle, where Queen Bavmorda bids to kill Elora in a ritual and prevent the prophecy of her downfall. Written by Dan Williams


Director: Ron Howard

Writer: George Lucas / Bob Dolman

Company: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 1 win & 9 nominations.

Aspect Ratio: 2.20 : 1 (70 mm prints)

Country: United States

Creator: n/A

Location: Burney Falls, McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park - Highway 89, Burney, California, USA


Seasons: n/A

Sound Mix: 70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints) | Dolby (35 mm prints)

Tagline: Adventure doesn't come any bigger than this.

User Review: 255

Writer: George Lucas / Bob Dolman

Cast: Val Kilmer / Joanne Whalley / Warwick Davis / Jean Marsh / Patricia Hayes / Billy Barty / Pat Roach / Gavan O'Herlihy / David Steinberg / Phil Fondacaro / Tony Cox / Robert Gillibrand / Mark Northover / Kevin Pollak / Rick Overton / Maria Holvoe / Julie Peters / Mark Vandebrake / Dawn Downing / Michael Cotterill / Zulema Dene / Joanna Dickens / Jennifer Guy / Ron Tarr / Sallyanne Law / Ruth Greenfield / Kate Greenfield / Edwin Alofs / Kenny Baker / Michael Henbury Ballan / Alan Bennett / Hayley Burroughs / Peter Burroughs / Kenneth Coombs / Willie Coppen / Sadie Corre / Gerry Crampton / John Cumming / Kim Davis / Samantha Davis / Malcolm Dixon / Margarita Farrell / Valerie Gale / Rusty Goffe / Owain Griffiths / Raymond Griffiths / Andrew Herd / Cheryl Howard / Arnold Lee / St├ęphanie Lhorset / Paul Markham / Nathan Phillips / Greg Powell / Nosher Powell / Jack Purvis / Bob Ramsey / Craig Salisbury / David Sibley / Gerald Staddon / Ashley C. Williams / Fred Wood

Language: English