Thirty years ago today Jim Hensen’s fantasy epic Dark Crystal opened in theaters across the country.  Proving Muppets could be more than just the denizens of “Sesame Street”.   They could go beyond the variety and comedy of “The Muppet Show”.  They could be something serious.  Something deep.  Something unique.

Watch the original trailer and other goodies after the jump.

First this compelling teaser:

An now the original theatrical trailer:

And finally a very good fan made trailer:


2 Responses to “THE DARK CRYSTAL Turns 30!”

  1. Possibly one of the most inspirational films of the 80’s – or ever.

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