The Golden Compass (2007)
Directed by Chris Weitz / Bill Carraro / Deborah Forte
Genres - Fantasy | Sub-Genres - Fantasy Adventure | Release Date - Dec 7, 2007 (USA) | Run Time - 115 min. | Countries - United Kingdom, United States | MPAA Rating - PG13
Synopsis by Jason Buchanan
A young girl embarks on a perilous journey to rescue her best friend and fight the forces of darkness in director Chris Weitz's adaptation of the first installment of author Philip Pullman's best-selling fantasy trilogy. Screen newcomer Dakota Blue Richards stars as young heroine Lyra Belacqua, Casino Royale star Daniel Craig appears as Lyra's ruthless adventurer uncle, Lord Asriel, and Nicole Kidman assumes the glamorous guise of the villainous Mrs. Coulter.
adventurer, parallel-dimensions, rescue, shapeshifter, witch
High Budget, High Production Values