The Black Cauldron

The Black Cauldron (1985)

Hidden by darkness. Guarded by witches. Discovered by a boy. Stolen by a king. Whoever owns it will rule the world. Or destroy it.

  • Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
  • Release Date: 1985-07-24
  • User Rating: 6.5/10 from 1000 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 20min
  • Language: العربية
  • Production Company: Walt Disney Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Directors: Ted Berman, Richard Rich.
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Taran is an assistant pigkeeper with boyish dreams of becoming a great warrior. However, he has to put the daydreaming aside when his charge, an oracular pig named Hen Wen, is kidnapped by an evil lord known as the Horned King. The villain hopes Hen will show him the way to The Black Cauldron, which has the power to create a giant army of unstoppable soldiers.


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  • Grant Bardsley

    as Taran (voice)
  • Susan Sheridan

    as Eilonwy (voice)
  • John Byner

    as Gurgi / Doli (voice)
  • Nigel Hawthorne

    as Fflewddur Fflam (voice)
  • John Hurt

    as The Horned King (voice)
  • Freddie Jones

    as Dallben (voice)
  • Phil Fondacaro

    as Creeper / Henchman (voice)
  • Arthur Malet

    as King Eidilleg (voice)
  • Lindsay Rich

    as Fairfolk (voice)
  • Brandon Call

    as Fairfolk (voice)
  • Gregory Levinson

    as Fairfolk (voice)
  • Eda Reiss Merin

    as Orddu (voice)
  • Adele Malis-Morey

    as Orwen (voice)
  • Billie Hayes

    as Orgoch (voice)
  • Peter Renaday

    as Henchman (voice)
  • James Almanzar

    as Henchman (voice)
  • John Huston

    as Narrator (voice)
Production Ron Miller Executive Producer
Sound Richard Portman Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Robert Hathaway Sound Supervisor
Sound Elmer Bernstein Original Music Composer
Directing Mark A. Hester Assistant Director
Production Don Hahn Production Manager
Sound Kathy Durning Music Editor
Visual Effects Chris Buck Animation
Editing James Melton Editor
Visual Effects Phil Nibbelink Animation
Visual Effects Phil Nibbelink Character Designer
Visual Effects Mike Gabriel Animation
Visual Effects Andreas Deja Animation
Visual Effects Andreas Deja Character Designer
Directing Ted Berman Director
Editing James Koford Editor
Writing Lloyd Alexander Novel
Production Joe Hale Producer
Writing Roy Edward Disney Dialogue
Editing Armetta Jackson-Hamlett Editor
Directing Richard Rich Director
Writing Richard Rich Author
Visual Effects George Scribner Animation
Visual Effects Hendel Butoy Animation
Sound Wayne Allwine Sound Effects
Sound Shawn Murphy Scoring Mixer
Visual Effects Mark Henn Animation
Directing Don Griffith Layout
Production Edward Hansen Executive In Charge Of Production
Visual Effects David Block Animation
Directing Guy Vasilovich Layout
Directing William H. Frake III Layout
Sound Frank Regula Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Visual Effects Anthony DeRosa Animation
Visual Effects Jay Jackson Animation
Visual Effects Larry White Animation
Visual Effects Dale Baer Animation
Visual Effects Ruben A. Aquino Animation
Directing Dan Hansen Layout
Directing Glenn V. Vilppu Layout
Directing Terry L. Noss Assistant Director
Sound Jack Wadsworth Supervising Music Editor
Directing Randy Paton Assistant Director
Visual Effects Shawn Keller Animation
Sound Nick Alphin Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Visual Effects Ron Husband Animation
Visual Effects Barry Temple Animation
Visual Effects Doug Krohn Animation