Set in a timeless mythical forest inhabited by fairies, goblins, unicorns and mortals, this fantastic story follows a mystical forest dweller, chosen by fate, to undertake a heroic quest. He must save the beautiful Princess Lily and defeat the demonic Lord of Darkness, or the world will be plunged into a never-ending ice age.

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  1. William Hjortsberg


  2. Ridley Scott


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tom Cruise

    Tom Cruise


  2. Mia Sara

    Mia Sara

    Princess Lily

  3. Tim Curry

    Tim Curry

    Lord of Darkness

  4. David Bennent

    David Bennent

    Honeythorn Gump

  5. Alice Playten

    Alice Playten


  6. Billy Barty

    Billy Barty


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 34m

Budget $25,000,000.00

Revenue $15,502,112.00

Homepage https://www.uphe.com/movies/legend-1986

Release Information

  • April 18, 1986
    PG, Theatrical
  • January 1, 2013
    PG, Digital
  • May 21, 2002
    PG, Physical
  • May 31, 2011
    PG, Physical
  • October 11, 2016
    NR, Physical



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