The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass Release Date: December 7, 2007

New Line Cinema is hoping and betting that “The Golden Compass,” will become their next “Lord of the Rings.” “The Golden Compass” is the first movie based on the bestselling Philip Pullman novels. The “His Dark Materials” trilogy is comprised of “The Golden Compass,” “The Subtle Knife” and “The Amber Spyglass.” The trilogy revolves around a young girl who travels to the far north to save her best friend. Along the way she encounters shape-shifting creatures, witches, and a variety of otherworldly characters in parallel universes – “The Golden Compass.”

Genres: AdventureFamilyFantasySci-Fi
Directed By: Chris Weitz
Runtime: 113 minutes
Studio: NL
Total Box Office: 70.1 MIL
MPAA Rating PG-13