Escape to Witch Mountain


1975 - 97 minutes - Color - Mono - 1.75 : 1
US release date: March 21, 1975
Walt Disney Productions

Plot

Tia and Tony are two orphaned youngsters with extraordinary powers. Lucas Deranian poses as their uncle in order to get the kids into the clutches of Deranian's megalomanical boss, evil millionaire Aristotle Bolt, who wants to exploit them. Jason, a cynical widower, helps Tia and Tony "escape to witch mountain," while at the same time Tia and Tony help Jason escape the pain of the loss of his wife.

Cast

Jason O'Day - Eddie Albert
Aristotle Bolt - Ray Milland
Lucas Deranian - Donald Pleasence
Tia Malone - Kim Richards
Tony Malone - Ike Eisenmann
Sheriff Purdy - Walter Barnes
Mrs. Grindley - Reta Shaw
Uncle Bene - Denver Pyle

 





Director

Director - John Hough

Writing credits

Screenplay - Robert Malcolm Young
Book - Alexander Key

Producer

Producer - Jerome Courtland
Executive producer - Ron Miller