The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Resources
Movie or TV Productions
This recent big-budget feature film has satisfying, high-quality effects and fast pacing.
This live action TV miniseries may seem cheesy to some viewers today, but it's an extremely faithful, often straight-out-of-the-book adaptation. Worth renting!
This animated TV movie might be interesting for younger viewers.
This black-and-white TV adaptation of the novel was the first screen version of the story, produced less than 20 years after the book was first published.
A biopic about C.S. Lewis, starring Anthony Hopkins.
The official trailer for the 2005 film.
Watch the opening scenes of the BBC's live action TV miniseries version of the story.
Compiled using stills from the animated film.
A clip from a biopic about Lewis, starring Antony Hopkins. Here, Lewis talks about The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.
Read this 1990 biography of Lewis (republished in 2002) on Google Books.
A 1989 theatrical adaptation of Lewis's book.
An NPR Talk of the Nation episode from 1998 on Lewis's 100th birthday.
Learn more about these two masters of fantasy, and their relationship, from NPR.
An NPR Morning Edition episode from 2005 about the recent film.
An image of the cover for the first edition of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, published in hardback in 1950.
One of the original pen-and-ink illustrations from the first edition.