The Boy Who Loved Trolls

The Boy Who Loved Trolls (1984)

Genres - Fantasy  |   Sub-Genres - Family-Oriented Adventure  |   Release Date - Aug 1, 1984 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 58 min.  |   Countries - United States  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Hal Erickson

Matt Dill is The Boy Who Loved Trolls in this 55-minute TV fantasy. Convinced that trolls do indeed exist, Dill makes the acquaintance of one named Ofoeti (Sam Waterston) under a bridge. Alas, Ofoeti will die unless Dill agrees to remain with the troll for all time. Susan Anton and W.H. Macy also star in this engaging children's tale. The Boy Who Loved Trolls was first telecast October 29, 1984, as part of PBS' Wonderworks anthology.



boy, coming-of-age, meeting, monster, problems, troll