Very enjoyable. Some parts are cringy/cheesy, but it's a fantasy movie so get over it.
One of my favourite films. The Tangerine Dream soundtrack creates a dark feeling fairytale
over 6 years
Great visuals, but so cheesy. Tim Curry makes it. Bizarre that it comes from Ridley Scott.
Legend is a 1985 fantasy film released by Universal Pictures, directed by Ridley Scott and starring Tom Cruise, Mia Sara, and Tim Curry. Though not a very notable success when first released, it received a single Academy Award nomination for Best Makeup, and since its initial release, has developed a cult following.
The story is set "once, long ago" in a world of unicorns, fairies, goblins, and demons. Hidden in a dark lair, the antagonist, the Lord of Darkness (Tim Curry) instructs his goblin servant, Blix (Alice Playten), to locate the two unicorns that roam the nearby forest and remove their horns. If the unicorns die and their horns are removed, the Lord of Darkness can ensure that dawn never again breaks, and sunshine never returns.
In the forest, Jack o' the Green (Tom Cruise), a young recluse, meets with his love, Princess Lily (Mia Sara). As one of a few forest dwellers able to locate the unicorns, Jack takes Lily to see the creatures while being followed by Blix and her two...