“The Dark Crystal” was an alien fairy tale for a generation of children raised on Dungeons & Dragons and Star Wars. Some were enchanted, others terrified — most were probably both. The film’s fandom has never died. On the contrary, news of a new prequel series coming to Netflix — “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” — suggests that it has grown even stronger in the almost 35 years since its big screen premiere.
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