The Colour of Magic


As Rincewind involuntarily becomes a guide to the naive tourist Twoflower, they find themselves forced to flee the city of Ankh-Morpork to escape a terrible fire, and begin on a journey across the Disc. Unknown to them, their journey & fate is being decided by the Gods playing a board game the whole time.

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  1. Vadim Jean

    Director, Writer

  2. Terry Pratchett


Top Billed Cast

  1. David Jason

    David Jason


  2. Sean Astin

    Sean Astin


  3. Tim Curry

    Tim Curry


  4. Jeremy Irons

    Jeremy Irons


  5. Brian Cox

    Brian Cox

    Narrator (voice)

  6. James Cosmo

    James Cosmo

    Galder Weatherwax

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 3h 11m

Budget -

Revenue -


Release Information

  • January 30, 2009
    G, Theatrical



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A review by Reno

By Reno

A Discworld adventure: Beyond space and imagination!

It is a 2 episode television mini-series adapted from a fantasy novel of the same name. If you have already seen 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'Harry Potter' films, then won't get excited while watching it. But it is not a bad film, that made par with the television quality. Visually acceptable, but the performances and locations were good.

It was a decent story, but mostly cliched. Inspired by middle age about the understanding of the earth and the universe. The world is flat and circular, where different kingdoms across all the contin... read the rest.

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