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Jim Henson's The Storyteller, The Complete Series

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Jim Henson's The Storyteller

  • Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy
  • Release Date: 2019-08-19
  • Advisory Rating: TV-PG
  • Episodes: 9
  • iTunes Price: USD 7.99
  • iTunes HD Price: USD 8.99
8.2/10
8.2
From 17 Ratings

Description

This anthology series features both human actors and creations from Jim Henson's Creature Shop™ in this retelling of classic folk tales, fables, and legends. The series stars John Hurt in the title role. Aided by his cynical dog, The Storyteller narrates fascinating tales that combine humor, intrigue, and magic.

Episodes

Title Time Price
1 Hans My Hedgehog 24:23 USD 0.99 Watch Online
2 Fearnot 23:51 USD 0.99 Watch Online
3 A Story Short 23:48 USD 0.99 Watch Online
4 The Luck Child 23:49 USD 0.99 Watch Online
5 The Soldier & Death 23:51 USD 0.99 Watch Online
6 The True Bride 23:49 USD 0.99 Watch Online
7 The Three Ravens 23:48 USD 0.99 Watch Online
8 Sapsorrow 23:54 USD 0.99 Watch Online
9 The Heartless Giant 23:54 USD 0.99 Watch Online

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Jim Henson's The Storyteller, The Complete Series Movie Reviews

  • Sad....transfer....not HD

    1
    By Hatter60
    Unbelievable that someone would crop this series and then call it HD.Here is a lesson....if you blow up the picture to fit the new size TV screens it becomes blurry...it is not clear,you cannot see all of the picture.What idiot is in charge of purchases for iTunes....you should quit your job.
  • 5 Stars for the Show, 1 for the iTunes Quality

    1
    By careyja1
    This show is a classic and I’m so thrilled it’s finally on iTunes. However, this “HD” version is cropped which is pretty frustrating. The quality of the show itself looks like it really needs to be digitally cleaned up. It basically looks like if you were watching it on the same VHS tape for 40 years. I’m hoping they can update this with better videos.
  • One of the best shows ever filmed...in a sub-par format

    1
    By StatsManSam
    Jim Henson's the Storyteller is one of the most engaging shows ever filmed. Every frame and scene is filled with beautiful mythic direction and details that you'll miss if blink--which is why it is so inexcusable that this new high definition transfer was cropped. There is no reason, in this day in age, to mar a masterpiece by haphazardly cutting off the top and bottom of the image of any movie or TV show, but especially a masterpiece like this one. I will change my review to 5 stars once the Jim Henson Studio rights their butchering of one of their greatest shows ever and gives us the full frame HD transfer we deserve.
  • About time!!

    5
    By Latrinaj
    I waited a few years for the storytellers to be released on ITunes. I watched it with it originally aired and I’m so glad it’s finally here.
  • One of THE best TV shows ever

    5
    By Geekist
    Jim Henson created one of the best shows ever with The Storyteller. I am thrilled to see that it has been released on iTunes in HD. Though it is only 9 episodes, the stories never get old. All the stories are folk tales from around the world told with Jim Henson’s sense of imagination. John Hurt is fantastic as the Storyteller, even taking part in some of the tales. This is a very strongly recommended series. The only disappointing thing about the HD conversion is the cropping of the picture. Like many TV shows that have been converted for HD, the can look bad when parts of the scene get chopped off. I just wish when these shows are being converted that they would keep the original aspect ratio.

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