The Witches

The Witches (1990)

Saving the world from witches is a tall order for a boy they've turned into a mouse!

  • Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Family
  • Release Date: 1990-05-25
  • User Rating: 6.6/10 from 506 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 31min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Lorimar Film Entertainment
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
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A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the witches' plot before he can stop them?

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  • Anjelica Huston

    as Miss Eva Ernst
  • Mai Zetterling

    as Helga Eveshim
  • Jasen Fisher

    as Luke Eveshim
  • Rowan Atkinson

    as Mr. Stringer
  • Bill Paterson

    as Mr. Jenkins
  • Jane Horrocks

    as Miss Irvine
  • Brenda Blethyn

    as Mrs. Jenkins
  • Charlie Potter

    as Bruno Jenkins
  • Anne Lambton

    as Woman in Black
  • Sukie Smith

    as Marlene
  • Rose English

    as Dora
  • Jenny Runacre

    as Elsie
  • Jim Carter

    as Head Chef
  • Roberta Taylor

    as Witch Chef
Production Celestia Fox Casting
Writing Roald Dahl Novel
Camera Harvey Harrison Director of Photography
Editing Tony Lawson Editor
Directing Nicolas Roeg Director
Sound Stanley Myers Original Music Composer
Production Jim Henson Executive Producer
Production Mark Shivas Producer
Production Dusty Symonds Line Producer
Writing Allan Scott Screenplay
Art Andrew Sanders Production Design