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, Fantasy
  • Release Date: 1985-07-24
  • User Rating: 6.4/10 from 1226 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 20min
  • Language: العربية
  • Production Company: Silver Screen Partners II
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Directors: Richard Rich, Ted Berman.
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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)
  • Phil Nibbelink

    as Henchmen (voice)
  • Wayne Allwine

    as Henchmen (voice)
  • Jack Laing

    as Henchmen (voice)
  • Steve Hale

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