Jim Henson's Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story


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Cast:

Matthew Modine

Vanessa Redgrave

Mia Sara

Daryl Hannah

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Summary:
Contemporary retelling of the classic fairy tale, Jack and the Beanstalk, with a revelation: the original Jack was perhaps the greatest thief of all time. He stole the golden goose and the singing harp from giant Blundermore Thunderdell then chopped down the beanstalk, sending Thunderdell to his death. Now his great, great, great grandson must go back up the beanstalk to right the centuries of wrongs that have been committed by his family.

Modern-day Jack Robinson is a rich, privileged young man whose biggest worry is that none of the men in his family have lived beyond their 40s. Jack's father's company, which was founded generations before, is now run by his Uncle Siggy, who wants Jack t... Full Summary >>