Time Bandits (1981)A young boy's wardrobe contains a time hole. Through this hole an assortment of short people (i.e. dwarfs) come while escaping from their master, the supreme being. They take Kevin with them on their adventures through time from Napoleonic times to the Middle Ages to the early 1900s, to the time of Legends and the Fortress of Ultimate Darkness where they confront Evil.
Directed by: Terry Gilliam
The cast includes: John Cleese ( Robin Hood), Sean Connery ( King Agamemnon/Fireman), Shelley Duvall (Dame Pansy/Pansy), Katherine Helmond ( Mrs. Ogre), Ian Holm (Napoleon), Michael Palin (Vincent), Ralph Richardson (Supreme Being), David Warner (Evil Genius), Kenny Baker (Fidgit), Jack Purvis (Wally)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 110 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related titles: Brazil (1985), Adventures of Baron Munchausen, The (1989), 12 Monkeys (1995)
Related categories: Time Travel, Other Dimensions, and Alternate Realities