“The Black Cauldron” quotes

(1985)
Movie The Black Cauldron
Title The Black Cauldron
Year 1985
Directors Ted Berman, Richard Rich
Genre Horror, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Animation, Action
Interpreted by
All actors – Grant Bardsley, Susan Sheridan, Freddie Jones, Nigel Hawthorne, Arthur Malet, John Byner, Lindsay Rich, Brandon Call, Gregory Levinson, Eda Reiss Merin, Adele Malis-Morey, Billie Hayes
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  • - Taran: What does a girl know about swords, anyway?
    - Eilonwy: "Girl"? "Girl"? If it wasn't for this girl, you would still be in the Horned King's dungeon.

    Grant Bardsley - Taran
    Susan Sheridan - Eilonwy
    [Tag:courage, girl]
  • “- Eilonwy: I'm Princess Eilonwy. Are you a lord, or a warrior?
    - Taran: Uh, no. Uh... I-I-I'm an assistant pig keeper.
    - Eilonwy: Oh, what a pity. I was so hoping for someone who could help me escape. Oh, well, if you want to come with me, you may.”

    Susan Sheridan - Eilonwy
    Grant Bardsley - Taran
  • “- Taran: I'm not afraid of the Horned King.
    - Dallben: Then you are a very foolish lad. Untried courage is no match for his evil. Just remember that.”

    Grant Bardsley - Taran
    Freddie Jones - Dallben
    [Tag:courage, fear]
  • “- Eilonwy: Oh, Taran, I'm afraid it'll soon be over for us.
    - Taran: I hadn't planned it to end like this, Eilonwy.
    - Fflewddur Fflam: Oh, I wish I'd stayed a toad.”

    Susan Sheridan - Eilonwy
    Grant Bardsley - Taran
    Nigel Hawthorne - Fflewddur Fflam
    [Tag:danger, end]
  • “- Eilonwy: Aren't you charming?
    - Gurgi: And pungent, too.”

    Susan Sheridan - Eilonwy
    John Byner - Gurgi
    [Tag:character, charm]
  • “Gurgi not let his friend die. Taran has many friends. Gurgi has no friends.”

    John Byner - Gurgi
  • “Hen Wen, from you, I do beseech
    Knowledge that lies beyond my reach
    Troubled thoughts beyond your heart
    Pray you now, those thoughts impart.”

    Freddie Jones - Dallben
  • “- Orddu: The Black Cauldron can never be destroyed. Only its evil powers can be stopped.
    - Taran: Then there is a way. But how?
    - Orddu: A living being must climb into it of its own free will.”

    Eda Reiss Merin - Orddu
    Grant Bardsley - Taran
    [Tag:evil, sacrifice]
  • “My, what a brave, handsome group. A pig keeper, a scullery maid, and a broken-down minstrel. Perhaps it would interest you to see what fate has in store for you.”
    Sir John Hurt - The Horned King
    [Tag:fate, team]
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