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Dreamchild ★★★ 1985 (PG)

A poignant story of the autumn years of Alice Hargreaves, the model for Lewis Carroll's “Alice in Wonderland.” Film follows her on a visit to New York in the 1930s, with fantasy sequences including Wonderland characters created by Jim Henson's Creature Shop invoking the obsessive Reverend Dodgson (a.k.a. Carroll). 94m/C VHS . GB Coral Browne, Ian Holm, Peter Gallagher, Jane Asher, Nicola Cowper, Amelia Shankley, Caris Corfman, Shane Rimmer, James Wilby; D: Gavin Millar; W: Dennis Potter; C: Billy Williams; M: Max Harris, Stanley Myers.