THE GOLDEN COMPASS Channel 4, 6pm Orphan Lyra Belacqua lives in a parallel universe populated by magical and menacing characters.
What does TGC stand for?
TGC stands for The Golden Compass (Phillip Pullman book)
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watch it BASED on the first novel in Philip Pullman's acclaimed His Dark Materials trilogy, The Golden Compass tells the story of Lyra (Dakota Blue Richards), a feisty orphan living in a parallel version of Oxford, where all humans are accompanied by animal spirits known as daemons, and a religious council known as the Magesterium holds sway.
Although the message in The Golden Compass was toned down to please American religious groups, it did not stop the protests against the film.
Design studio takes home top honors for rich media and video work on New Line Cinema's Journey to the Center of the Earth and The Golden Compass
The five-months pregnant Kidman, a mother of two, was in Japan to promote her latest big-budget fantasy film The Golden Compass and said she had deliberately chosen the child-friendly script.
The Golden Compass (Cert PG, 108 mins, Entertainment In Video, Family/Action/Drama, also available to buy DVD pounds 22.
The Golden Compass is an entertaining introduction to Pullman's writing, festooned with dazzling action set pieces including a fight between two bears.
7 The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman (Scholastic, pounds 6.