The Chronicles of Narnia: the lion, the witch and the wardrobe

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Pub. Date:
2002.
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Children escaping from the realities of war find themselves battling evil in an enchanted fantasy world in this made-for-TV drama. During the height of World War II, four children -- Peter (Richard Dempsey), Susan (Sophie Cook), Edmund (Jonathan Scott), and Lucy (Sophie Wilcox) -- are evacuated from London and find themselves staying in a small castle in the country owned by a mysterious professor (Michael Aldridge). While playing in the attic, the kids discover an old wardrobe, and when they walk inside, they're transported to the mythical land of Narnia. In Narnia, the wicked White Witch (Barbara Kellerman) has taken control, and now the nation is in a constant state of winter (and without any Christmas to make the snowy period tolerable). Guided by Aslan (voice of Ailsa Berk), a talking lion, the children set out on a crusade to defeat the White Witch and banish her from Narnia. The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe was the first of three films produced by the BBC based on C.S. Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia books; it was originally aired as a four-part mini-series. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
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display_description Two brothers and two sisters cross through an enchanted wardrobe closet into the magical world of Narnia, the land of talking animals and mythical creatures. They discover that Narnia is under the evil power of the White Witch, who brings eternal winter to the land. It is up to the children to join the noble Aslan to bring springtime and happiness back to Narnia.
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subject_facet Adaptations, Children's DVDs, Children's films, DVD-Video discs, Drama, Fantasy films, Fantasy television programs, Fantasy television programs -- Great Britain, Film adaptations, Lewis, C. S. -- (Clive Staples), -- 1898-1963 -- Film adaptations, Motion pictures, Narnia (Imaginary place) -- Drama, Narnia (Imaginary place) -- Juvenile films, Video recordings
title_display The Chronicles of Narnia. The Lion, the witch and the wardrobe
title_full The Chronicles of Narnia. The Lion, the witch and the wardrobe [videorecording] / a BBC television production in association with Wonderworks ; producer, Paul Stone ; director, Marilyn Fox ; screenplay by Alan Seymour, The chronicles of Narnia [videorecording] : the lion, the witch and the wardrobe [videorecording] / a BBC TV production ; in association with WonderWorks ; producer, Paul Stone ; director, Marilyn Fox ; dramatised by Alan Seymour
title_short The Chronicles of Narnia
title_sub the lion, the witch and the wardrobe
topic_facet Fantasy television programs, Lewis, C. S, Narnia (Imaginary place)
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