Magic is Just Around the Corner.
|"After their mother dies, two boys flee their mean aunt and head for Venice, Italy, where they meet Scipio, the mysterious ""Thief Lord"". Along with a small band of abandoned kids who call an old movie theater home, the boys join Scipio's world of robbing the rich to support themselves. Soon, they win the heart of the detective hired to track them, and begin an adventure that leads them to an old merry-go-round believed to have special powers. Featuring Vanessa Redgrave and a captivating supporting cast, The Thief Lord will steal your heart from beginning to end."|
Editor's NoteBased on the novel by Cornelia Funke, this charming tale follows six-year-old Bo (Jasper Harris) and fifteen-year-old Prosper (Aaron Johnson), two recently orphaned brothers who escape their impending separation by running off to Venice. There they have fantastical adventures with the mysterious masked figure known as the Thief Lord and his band of child followers, who show the boys all the magic the city has to offer.
Cast & Crew
|Alexander Buchman - Executive Producer|
|Cornelia Funke - Based On Novel By|
|Daniel Musgrave - Screenplay|
|David Slama - Cinematographer|
|Gary Hamilton - Executive Producer|
|Michael Csanyi-Wills - Original Music By|
|Nigel Clarke - Original Music By|
|Peter R. Adam - Editor|
|Richard Claus - Director|
|Richard Claus - Screenplay|