Plot – Based on Neil Gaiman and Charles Vess's novel, the movie is firstly set in England and then in an imaginary world. Tristan is a young man in love with beautiful Victoria and to win her heart in turn he has to give her a fallen star. Tristan takes a journey to a mysterious and forbidden land, beyond his village, where he finds a star that in the meantime has turned into a lovely girl called Yvaine. However, he isn't the only one to seek the star as the four sons of a king and the ghosts of their three dead brothers are looking for it too. Tristan must also fight against evil witch Lamia, pirate Captain Shakespeare and dishonest merchant Ferdy the Fence. After all these adventures, Tristan realizes he now loves the star.
All actors – Claire Danes, Ian McKellen, Bimbo Hart, Alastair MacIntosh, David Kelly, Kate Magowan, Melanie Hill, Charlie Cox, Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro, Sienna Miller, Henry Cavill, Nathaniel Parker, Darby Hawker, Frank Ellis, Peter O'Toole, Mark Strong, Jason Flemyng, Mark Heap, Struan Rodger, Rupert Everett, David Walliams, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Adam Buxton, Sarah Alexander, Joanna Scanlan, George Innes, Jake Curran, Grant Burgin, Mark Williams, Olivia Grant, Coco Sumner, Dexter Fletcher, Terry Murphy, Ricky Gervais, Geoff Bell, Mark Burns, Rab Affleck, Carlos Besse Peres, Elwin 'Chopper' David, Adam Fogerty, Jordan Long, Spencer Wilding, Ben Barnes, James Fiddy, Philip Harvey, Phil Mulryne, Fuschia Sumnershow all
“Stardust” Quotes 18 quotes
“Is this love, Tristan? I never imagined I'd know it for myself. My heart... it feels like my chest can barely contain it. Like it's trying to escape because it doesn't belong to me anymore. It belongs to you. And if you wanted it, I'd wish for nothing in exchange - no gifts. No goods. No demonstrations of devotion. Nothing but knowing you loved...” (continue)(continue reading)
“- Tristan: Don't you ever sleep?
- Yvaine: Not at night. May have escaped your notice, genius, but that's when the stars have rather better things to do. They're coming out, shining, that sort of thing.”
“You know when I said I knew little about love? That wasn't true. I know a lot about love. I've seen it, centuries and centuries of it, and it was the only thing that made watching your world bearable.”
“No star can shine with a broken heart.”
“You want to know what the Captain really whispered to me that day? He told me that my true love... was right in front of my eyes. And he was right.”
“I know that love is unconditional. But I also know that it can be unpredictable, unexpected, uncontrollable, unbearable and strangely easy to mistake for loathing.”
“Grow up, get over yourself.”
“What do stars do? They shine.”
“Do the stars gaze back?”
“The little I know about love is that it's unconditional. It's not something you can buy.”
- Tristan: Now, if I'm not mistaken this means you have to come with me. You're going to be a birthday gift for Victoria, my true love.
- Yvaine: But of course! Nothing says "romance" like the gift of a kidnapped injured woman! I'm not going anywhere with you!
“When I see the way that mankind loves... You could search to the furthest reaches of the universe and never find anything more beautiful.”
“Let's be honest, it's a field. Look. Do you see another world out there? No, you see a field. Do you see anything non human? No, and you know why? Because it's a field!”