Heartwarming / The Dark Crystal

  • Jen recalls his happy memories of being raised by the Mystics after his family and people were exterminated by the Skeksis. It includes the wisest of the Mystics giving him a bath when he's a baby.
  • The Podlings are adorable little people with potato-shaped heads. They surely know how to welcome guests and party, and Kira was Happily Adopted by them following the genocide of the Gelflings that was carried out by the Skeksis.
  • Kira being brought back to life by the urSkek after the Crystal is restored, and the final shot of her and Jen holding each other as they watch the creatures depart.
  • The movie takes the time to show the zombie Podlings are restored with the healing of the crystal.


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