The Golden Compass

The Golden Compass

113 mins | Adventure, Fantasy | Dec. 4, 2007

After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it's part of her destiny.

The Golden Compass

113 mins | Adventure, Fantasy | Dec. 4, 2007

The Golden Compass
After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it's part of her destiny.
IMDb rating 6.1
Producers New Line Cinema, Ingenious Media, Depth of Field, Scholastic Productions
Original title The Golden Compass
Directors Kim Whittaker, Iain Lawrence, Richard Goodwin, Edward Brett, Tommy Gormley, William Dodds, David Daniels, Nikki Clapp, Michael L. Fink, Peter MacDonald, Vic Armstrong, Terry Needham, Chris Weitz
Writers Philip Pullman, Chris Weitz

Cast

Nicole Kidman

as Marisa Coulter

Daniel Craig

as Lord Asriel

Dakota Blue Richards

as Lyra Belacqua

Ben Walker

as Roger Parslow

Freddie Highmore

as Pantalaimon (voice)

Ian McKellen

as Iorek Byrnison (voice)

Eva Green

as Serafina Pekkala

Jim Carter

as John Faa

Tom Courtenay

as Farder Coram

Ian McShane

as Ragnar Sturlusson (voice)

Sam Elliott

as Lee Scoresby

Christopher Lee

as First High Councilor

Kristin Scott Thomas

as Stelmania (voice)

Edward de Souza

as Second High Councilor

Kathy Bates

as Hester (voice)

Simon McBurney

as Fra Pavel

Jack Shepherd

as Master

Magda Szubanski

as Mrs. Lonsdale

Derek Jacobi

as Magisterial Emissary

Clare Higgins

as Ma Coster

Charlie Rowe

as Billy Costa

Steven Loton

as Tony Costa

Michael Antoniou

as Kerim Costa

Mark Mottram

as Jaxer Costa

Paul Antony-Barber

as Bolvangar Doctor

Jason Watkins

as Bolvangar Official

Jody Halse

as Bolvangar Orderly

Hattie Morahan

as Sister Clara

John Bett

as Thorold

John Franklyn-Robbins

as Librarian

Jonathan Laury

as Younger Fellow

Tommy Luther

as Jacob Huismans / Daemon Puppeteer

James Rawlings

as Passing Scholar

Joao de Sousa

as Hunt

Habib Nasib Nader

as Ragnar

Theo Fraser Steele

as Magisterial Officer

Bill Hurst

as Police Captain

Elliot Cowan

as Commanding Officer

Sam Hoare

as Second in Command

Thomas Arnold

as Gobbler

David Garrick

as Gobbler

Brian Nickels

as Gobbler

Gary Kane

as Gobbler

Alfred Harmsworth

as Gyptian Kid

Charles Evanson

as Gyptian Chief

Patrick Cleary

as Gyptian Chief

Tarek Khalil

as Gyptian Chief

Madrios Ohannessian

as Gyptian Chief

Sandra Wolfe

as Gyptian Chief

Hewson Osbourne

as Fellow

Albert Kenrick

as Fellow

John Cartier

as Fellow

Chris Abbott

as Fellow

Alexander Mercury

as Tartar Officer

David Forman

as Samoyed Kidnapper

Spencer Wilding

as Giant Gyptian (uncredited)

Caridad Angus

as Witch (uncredited)