The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance is set to appear on Netflix in August

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance is set to appear on Netflix in August

Set many years before the events of the cult movie, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, is set to appear on Netflix on 30th August.

When three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis’ power, they set out on an epic journey to ignite the fires of rebellion and save their world. Based on The Dark Crystal, Jim Henson’s ground-breaking 1982 feature film, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance tells a new epic story.

The world of Thra is dying. The Crystal of Truth is at the heart of Thra, a source of untold power. But it is damaged, corrupted by the evil Skeksis, and a sickness spreads across the land. When three Gelfling uncover the horrific truth behind the power of the Skeksis, an adventure unfolds as the fires of rebellion are lit and an epic battle for the planet begins.

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance features a stunning voice cast that includes Taron Egerton, Anya Taylor-Joy, Nathalie Emmanuel, Catriona Balfe, Helena Bonham Carter, Harris Dickinson, Natalie Dormer, Eddie Izzard, Theo James, Toby Jones, Shazad Latif, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mark Strong, Alicia Vikander, Harvey Fierstein, Mark Hamill, Ralph Ineson, Jason Isaacs, Keegan-Michael Key, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Simon Pegg and Andy Samberg. The series is directed by Louis Leterrier and features classic puppetry with cutting edge visual effects.

For more information on the series, check out the dedicated page on Netflix...

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The Dark Crystal (1982)
Dir: Frank Oz, Jim Henson | Cast: Dave Goelz, Frank Oz, Jim Henson, Kathryn Mullen | Writers: David Odell (screenplay), Jim Henson (story)

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