Wonderfully scary fairy tale by the writer Roald Dahl, director Nicolas Roeg and effects man Jim ‘Muppetshow’ Henson. Nine-year-old Luke loses his parents and is taken to England by his grandmother. In the hotel where they are staying, a group of witches has moved in for a convention. By chance, Luke discovers that the convention is a front for a “Witch Meeting Against Children”, led by Chief Witch Huston. The spying Luke is caught and turned into a mouse.