The Witches Solarmovie

The Witches (1990)


A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the witches' plot before he can stop them?

The Witches Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 6.9/10 from 778 votes
Release Date: 1990-05-25
Status: Released
Run time: 91 min / 1:31
Production Studio : Lorimar Film Entertainment, The Jim Henson Company, Warner Bros. Pictures
Production Countries: United Kingdom, United States of America


Anjelica Huston
as Miss Eva Ernst
Mai Zetterling
as Helga Eveshim
Jasen Fisher
as Luke Eveshim
Rowan Atkinson
as Mr. Stringer
Bill Paterson
as Mr. Jenkins
Jane Horrocks
as Miss Irvine
Brenda Blethyn
as Mrs. Jenkins
Charlie Potter
as Bruno Jenkins
Anne Lambton
as Woman in Black
Sukie Smith
as Marlene
Rose English
as Dora
Jenny Runacre
as Elsie
Jim Carter
as Head Chef
Roberta Taylor
as Witch Chef
Annabel Brooks
as Nicola
Emma Relph
as Millie
Nora Connolly
as Beatrice
Rosamund Greenwood
as Janice
Angelique Rocas
as Henrietta
Anne Tirard
as Lady #1
Leila Hoffman
as Lady #2
Brian Hawksley
as Elderly Waiter
Debra Gillett
as Waitress
Darcy Flynn
as Luke's Mother
Vincent Marzello
as Luke's Father
Serena Harragin
as Doctor
Grete Nordrå
as Norwegian Witch
Elsie Eide
as Erica
Kristin Steinsland
as Child Helga
Merete Armand
as Erica's Mother
Ola Otnes
as Erica's Father
Johan Sverre
as Policeman
Arvid Ones
as Policeman
Sverre Røssummoen
as Policeman


Production Celestia Fox Casting
Writing Roald Dahl Novel
Camera Harvey Harrison Director of Photography
Costume & Make-Up Marit Allen Costume Design
Editing Tony Lawson Editor
Directing Nicolas Roeg Director
Sound Stanley Myers Original Music Composer
Production Jim Henson Executive Producer
Production Mark Shivas Producer
Production Dusty Symonds Line Producer
Writing Allan Scott Screenplay
Art Andrew Sanders Production Design