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When the Grace family is bequeathed the estate of their Great-Uncle Spiderwick, they inherit a lot more than just a ramshackle house in the country. Amongst the bric-a-brac young Jared (Freddie Highmore) finds a sealed book that reveals a world of mysterious, magical creatures --not all of whom are friendly.

MPAA Rating PG for scary creature action and violence, peril and some thematic elements.
Theatrical Release February 13, 2008
Cast Freddie Highmore, Mary-Louise Parker, Nick Nolte, Joan Plowright,
Paramount Pictures

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