icon Film Profile: The Spiderwick Chronicles - (2008)
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6.2/10 Stars
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3.5/10 Stars
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"Their World Is Closer Than You Think"

PG

  • Director: Mark Waters
  • Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Science Fiction & Fantasy,
  • Studio: Paramount
  • Subtitled | Widescreen | Duration: 120 Mins

Overview:
Goblins, trolls and griffins populate this adaptation of the bestselling book series that plays like a horror movie for kids. Young British actor Freddie Highmore takes dual roles as twin brothers Jared and Simon, who move into a creepy old mansion in New England with their sister (Sarah Bolger) and recently separated mother (Mary-Louise Parker), where they discover an ancient "field guide" that reveals a hidden world of fairies and monsters. The terrific CGI creatures are so free of cuteness that even the good characters - such as honey-eating sprite Thimbletack (voiced by Martin Short) and bird-munching hobgoblin Hogsqueal (voiced by Seth Rogen) - may give younger viewers nightmares. But children who enjoy being scared will find the film's chases, magical spells and battles utterly gripping.
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Cast List:
Jared Grace / Simon Grace : Freddie Highmore
Mallory Grace : Sarah Bolger
Helen Grace : Mary-Louise Parker
Hogsqueal : Seth Rogen
Arthur Spiderwick : David Strathairn
Richard Grace : Andrew McCarthy
Mulgarath : Nick Nolte
Thimbletack : Martin Short
Aunt Lucinda : Joan Plowright

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