- Adele Malis-Morey, Arthur Malet, Billie Hayes, Brandon Call, Eda Reiss Merin, Freddie Jones, Grant Bardsley, Gregory Levinson, James Almanzar, John Byner, John Hurt, John Huston, Lindsay Rich, Nigel Hawthorne, Peter Renaday, Phil Fondacaro, Susan Sheridan
- Richard Rich, Ted Berman
Taran is an assistant pigkeeper with boyish dreams of becoming a great warrior. However, he has to put the daydreaming aside when his charge, an oracular pig named Hen Wen, is kidnapped by an evil lord known as the Horned King. The villain hopes Hen will show him the way to The Black Cauldron, which has the power to create a giant army of unstoppable soldiers.