The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) 

Jim Broadbent plays Professor Digory Kirke  Also featuring Dawn French, Ray Winstone

"There are a thousand stories in the land of Narnia... The first is about to be told" Home

Plot Summery:  Based on the classic novel by CS Lewis. Four London children are sent to a professors country home in order for protection during World War II. There they find a magic wardrobe which leads to a mystical land called Narnia, which is being ruled by an evil witch. To defeat the Witch, they must join forces with Aslan, the lion God of Narnia, and the great battle between good and evil.

Patrick's comments: Jim plays down his role in this movie and insists "it's all about the children"

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