The Golden Compass

Chris Weitz's disappointing adaptation of the first book in English novelist Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy feels simultaneously too long and desperately rushed: For all the complicated backstory, weighty themes, action set pieces and fanciful production design, it's oddly unengaging. Though the film is positioned as a straightforward good-vs.-evil...read more

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The Golden Compass
00:50 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
00:48 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
04:08 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
01:19 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
00:51 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
01:07 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
01:27 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
00:45 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass - Official Trailer
02:26 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
03:01 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
00:40 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
00:54 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
01:57 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass - Trailer
02:26 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
The Golden Compass
00:54 — Based upon the book by Philip Pullman, "The Golden Compass" is about a parallel dimension where a young girl must save her friends and other kidnapped (more…)
Teaser Trailer
02:32 — Introduces Dakota Blue Richards as the title character, Lyra. Nicole Kidman and Daniel Craig also show up for supporting roles.
Featurette - 'Looking for Lyra'
03:21 — Fourth featurette for The Golden Compass discusses Dakota Blue Richards, the young actress discovered to play the title character Lyra.
Featurette - 'Witches'
02:37 — 'Flying with Witches' is the third featurette for The Golden Compass. The preview explains the witches and, more importantly, Eva Green's Serafina Pek (more…)
The Golden Compass
Based on author Philip Pullman’s bestselling and award-winning novel, The Golden Compass tells the first story in Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy (more…)
Behind the Scenes
05:22 — Behind the scenes clip from HisDarkMaterials for The Golden Compass. Clip offers production footage and clip comparisons.
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  • Released: 2007
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Chris Weitz's disappointing adaptation of the first book in English novelist Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy feels simultaneously too long and desperately rushed: For all the complicated backstory, weighty themes, action set pieces and fanciful… (more)

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