Terry Pratchett Truckers is a UK VHS. This was Distributed by VCI and Thames Video in 1997.


Back lovers all over the world have been captivated by the work of best-selling author Terry Pratchett, the UK's most talented and celebrated fantasy adventure writer. Truckers was the first of his novels to be adapted for television and is now yours to own on video. Beauitfully produced by award winning British animators Cosgrove Hall, and featuring the voice of Joe McGann and Sir Michael Hordern, this delightful film brings to life the story of the Nomes.

15,000 years ago the Nomes crashed to Earth in a scoutship from the Starship Swan. Generations of them have come and gone with the passing years and the changing countryside. Suddenly faced with extinction, the ten surviving Nomes, guided bu their reluctant leader Masklin, must face many exciting adventures during their search for a new home and hiding place in the big, bad world of the humans.


  • Voices: Joe McGann as Masklin, Debra Gillett as Grimma, Rosalie Williams as Granny Morkie, John Jardine as Torrit, Edward Kesley as The Thing, Nigel Carrington as Angalo de Haberdasheri, David Scase as Duke de Haberdasheri, Brian Trueman as Dorcas, Sir Michael Hordern as The Abbot, Brian Southwood as Gurder and Jimmy Hibbert as Vinto Pimmie
  • Release Date: 22nd September 1997
  • Distributed by VCI and Thames Video

Opening Previews (UK)

  1. VCI Ident (voiceover: "VCI presents some of the most popular children's characters available to buy on video.")
  2. Thomas the Tank Engine Promo
  3. Fourways Farms Promo
  4. Sooty and Co. Promo
  5. My Christmas Play Rhymes and Songs Promo
  6. Tots Video Promo
  7. The BFG Promo
  8. Video overview
  9. "New for '97" overview
  10. Thames Video Warning (1991)
  11. Thames Video Ident (1991)
  12. Terry Pratchett Truckers Opening
  13. First few seconds of Terry Pratchett Truckers

Closing Previews (UK)

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