New Line Cinema has some big plans for The Golden Compass.

The studio recently launched their website for the film which gives fans indepth information into "Lyra's World," "The Alethiometer" and The Golden Compass movie among other things.

The first movie based on the bestselling Philip Pullman novels. The "His Dark Materials" trilogy is comprised of The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass. It revolves around a young girl who travels to the far north to save her best friend. Along the way she encounters shape-shifting creatures, witches, and a variety of otherworldly characters in parallel universes.

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The Golden Compass hits theaters December 7, 2007 from New Line Cinema.