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The Brothers Grimm Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

Two men who have made a career out of spinning remarkable stories find themselves bringing them to life in this inventive fantasy inspired by the creators of some of the world's best-loved fairy tales. Will Grimm (Matt Damon) and his brother Jake Grimm (Heath Ledger) earn their living by traveling from village to village and vanquishing strange supernatural beasts that have been menacing the populace. Or at least that's what their clients think has been happening; as it happens, Will and Jake are confidence men who cleverly stage the ghostly attacks and then take payment for making the creatures they fabricated go away. One day, the brothers arrive in a town and offer to help its people drive away evil spirits, unaware that the community is bordered by a genuine enchanted forest, and that young girls in the village have been disappearing at a frightful rate. The Grimm Brothers must now learn how to deal with real magic, with the help of the lovely but fearless Angelika (Lena Headey). Directed by Terry Gilliam, The Brothers Grimm also stars Monica Bellucci, Peter Stormare, and Jonathan Pryce. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:August 26, 2005

Crew

Terry Gilliam
Director
Charles Roven
Producer
Daniel Bobker
Producer
Ehren Kruger
Screenwriter
Newton Thomas Sigel
Cinematographer
Dario Marianelli
Composer (Music Score)
Maggie Rodford
Musical Direction/Supervision
Lesley Walker
Editor
Guy H. Dyas
Production Designer
Keith Pain
Supervising Art Director
Frank Walsh
Art Director
Jake Myers
Co-producer
Michael Solinger
Co-producer
Mishka Cheyko
Associate Producer
John D. Schofield
Executive Producer
Jonathan Gordon
Executive Producer
Harvey Weinstein
Executive Producer
Andrew Rona
Executive Producer
Bob Weinstein
Executive Producer
Chris McGurk
Executive Producer
Judy Farr
Set Decorator
Gabriella Pescucci
Costume Designer
Carlo Poggioli
Costume Designer
Ivan Sharrock
Sound/Sound Designer
Irene Lamb
Casting
Mike Kelt
Special Effects Supervisor
Kent Houston
Visual Effects Supervisor
Mishka Cheyko
Assistant Director
Nicola Pecorini
Additional Cinematography
Jiri Kuba
Stunts Coordinator
Mario Luraschi
Stunts Coordinator
Michele Soavi
Second Unit Director
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