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Willow (movie)

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Directed by
Screenplay byGeorge Lucas
Bob Dolman
Story byGeorge Lucas
Produced byNigel Wooll
CinematographyAdrian Biddle
Edited by
Music byJames Horner
Distributed byMGM/UA Communications Co.
Release date
  • May 20, 1988 (1988-05-20)
Running time
126 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States[2]
Budget$35 million[3]
Box office$137.6 million

Willow is a 1988 American dark fantasy drama movie directed by George Lucas and co-directed by Ron Howard. It was produced by Nigel Wooll and written by George Lucas and Bob Dolman. It stars Warwick Davis, Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Jean Marsh, and Billy Barty.

Release[change | change source]

Home media[change | change source]

VHS on November 22, 1988 by MGM/UA Home Video and had MGM Home Entertainment re-released the film on VHS and on DVD for "special edtion" to THX and THX Optimizer in November 2001.

References[change | change source]

  1. "WILLOW (PG)". British Board of Film Classification. November 17, 1988. Archived from the original on November 5, 2014. Retrieved November 4, 2014.
  2. "Willow (1988)". American Film Institute. Retrieved November 10, 2017.
  3. Gray, Beverly. Ron Howard: from Mayberry to the moon-and beyond, page 134. Rutledge Hill Press, Nashville, Tennessee (2003). ISBN 1-55853-970-0.