• Publication date: June 25, 2014

The Golden Compass

Living in a universe slightly different to our own, Lyra Belacqua is an orphan in the world ruled by the Magisterium who conspire to end tolerance between mankind and free inquiry. Lyra also discovers that it is Mrs. Coulter who controls Gobblers; responsible for the disappearance of Gyptians and poor orphans…

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Duration: 120

Production Year: 2007

MBC Max:

December 15, 2016 15:30 (KSA) ~ December 15, 2016 14:30 (CLT)

(mbc.net) Based on the book ‘Northern lights’ [published as Golden Compass in the US] , the first novel in Philip Pullman’s ‘His Dark Materials’ trilogy, comes the beginning of the story of Lyra Belacqua…

Living a universe slightly different to our own, Lyra Belacqua is an orphan in the world ruled by the Magisterium who conspire to end tolerance between mankind and free inquiry. The Gobblers are responsible for the disappearance of Gyptians, and poor orphan kids and Lyra discovers that it’s Mrs. Coulter who orders them…

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  • Nicole Kidman as Mrs. Coulter
  • Dakota Blue Richards as Lyra Belacqua
  • Daniel Craig as Lord Asriel
  • Sam Elliott as Lee Scoresby
  • Eva Green as Serafina Pekkala
  • Christopher Lee as Magisterium First High Councilor
  • Ian McKellen as Iorek Byrnison
  • Ian McShane as Ragnar Sturlusson

Directed by: Chris Weitz

Rating:  PG-13 for sequences of fantasy violence