Jack and the Beanstalk (2009 film)

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Jack and the Beanstalk
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Directed by Gary J. Tunnicliffe
Produced by Gary DePew
Pascal Goupil
Gary J. Tunnicliffe
Written by Flip Kobler
Cindy Marcus
Starring Gilbert Gottfried
Chevy Chase
Chloë Grace Moretz
Christopher Lloyd
Katey Sagal
Wallace Shawn
James Earl Jones
Music by Randy Miller
Cinematography Brian Baugh
Edited by Andrew Cohen
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Country United States
Language English

Jack and the Beanstalk is a 2009 low-budget live-action adaptation of the fairy tale Jack and the Beanstalk.


Jack Thatcher(Colin Ford) must perform a heroic deed or flunk out of fairy tale school. He sells a valuable possession for magic beans that grow into a giant beanstalk overnight. He climbs the enchanted beanstalk and enters a magical and dangerous world to rescue a little girl Destiny(Madison Davenport)who has been transformed into a harp.

In this version, storyline includes references to other fairy tale characters and modern topics.


Production and release[edit]

The film was originally produced for theatrical release in 2009.[1] It was shown at the Newport Beach International Film Festival on April 24, 2010.[citation needed]

Home media release[edit]

The film was released on home video in the United States by Screen Media Films on May 11, 2010.


  1. ^ "Jack and the beanstalk: an adventure of gigantic proportions". 28 March 2018 – via Open WorldCat. 

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