Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001)





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Movie Info

Wealthy businessman Jack Robinson (Matthew Modine) is building a new casino on the site of the family castle in England when the construction crew makes a startling discovery: They find the skeleton of a gigantic human being. Soon, foul weather and natural disasters occur at an unnatural rate. Countess Wilhelmina (Vanessa Redgrave) tells Jack that he's related to young Jack (J.J. Feild) who, 400 years ago, climbed a vine into the sky and came back with a goose that lays golden eggs and a harp … More

Rating: PG
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Kids & Family
Directed By:
Written By: James V. Hart, Brian Henson, Bill Barretta
In Theaters:
On DVD: Feb 5, 2002
Artisan Entertainment



as Jack Robinson

as Wilhelmina

as Ondine

as Thespee

as Thunderdell

as Young Jack

as Jack's Mom

as Journalist

as Giant Thors
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All Critics (3)

There's a great deal of opportunity in this film for scholarly approaches: the choices that the picture makes are that worthy of note.

Full Review… | March 29, 2002
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August 22, 2005

January 13, 2003

Audience Reviews for Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story

I've been looking for this movie for years now, it was my favourite movie when I was younger, I hope I will be able to see it again

Andreia Cordeiro

Super Reviewer


It's better to watch a little of this at a time since it's incredibly long. However it's a well made and original telling of the Jack and the Beanstalk story.

Jim Woehr

Super Reviewer


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