MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Down 22 this week

Babes in Toyland (1986)

TV Movie  -   -  Adventure | Family | Fantasy  -  19 December 1986 (USA)
5.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.3/10 from 1,898 users  
Reviews: 41 user | 5 critic

11-year-old Lisa has no time for toys; she's too busy taking care of her siblings and cooking for her mother. During the Christmas Eve blizzard, Lisa travels to Toyland in Wizard of Oz-like... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(book), (story), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 titles
created 15 Jul 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 25 Feb 2012
 
a list of 44 titles
created 11 Jun 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 09 May 2013
 
a list of 39 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Babes in Toyland" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Babes in Toyland (TV Movie 1986)

Babes in Toyland (TV Movie 1986) on IMDb 5.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Babes in Toyland.

User Polls

1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Lisa Piper
...
Barnie / Barnaby Barnicle
...
Mrs. Piper / Widow Hubbard
...
...
Mary Piper / Mary Contrary
...
George / Georgie Porgie
...
Walter Buschhoff ...
Justice Grimm
Shari Weiser ...
Trollog
Rolf Knie ...
Zack
Gaston Häni ...
Mack (as Gaston Haeni)
Pipo Sosman ...
Chad Carlson ...
Joey Piper
Jean Moake ...
News Announcer
Bill Marcus ...
Weather Announcer
Edit

Storyline

11-year-old Lisa has no time for toys; she's too busy taking care of her siblings and cooking for her mother. During the Christmas Eve blizzard, Lisa travels to Toyland in Wizard of Oz-like fashion and arrives just in time for a wedding. Young Mary Contrary is about to marry mean, old Barnaby Barnacle, despite the fact that she loves Jack Be Nimble. Lisa tries to stop this terrible wedding and, together with her new friends, discovers that Barnaby wants to take over Toyland. Lisa, Mary, Jack, and Georgie Porgie ask the Toymaster for help, but he can't help them as long as Lisa doesn't truly believe in toys. Written by Christine Sai-Halasz <sai@mit.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

G | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

19 December 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aventuras en Juguetelandia  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (video)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Last film of 'Arthur Ibbotson' as DOP. See more »

Goofs

When the Toymaster shows Lisa the toy soldiers they are full of cobwebs and dust. Later in the movie when Lisa opens the door to the toy soldiers they are clean and shiny. See more »

Quotes

Barnaby: I'll smack the smiles off their faces, I'll kick the giggles out of their hearts. No more being - subtle!
See more »

Connections

Version of Babes in Toyland (1961) See more »

Soundtracks

Eyes Of A Child
Written by Leslie Bricusse
Performed by Pat Morita
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
God Awful
21 December 2003 | by (Texas,USA) – See all my reviews

I had the displeasure of watching this movie(becasue nothing else was on tv,on a Saturday) for the first time just days before Christmas last year.I couldn't believe how lame it was.Even for a children's movie.You know its bad when even kids watching the movie with you comment on how stupid it is.Was this suppose to be a comedy?The jokes kept coming from the mouths of viewers in my living room all thru out the viewing.


5 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Drew on Drugs? happy_gurl_2003
I remember a scary movie from around the 80's... moscatomg1
on DVD? chelseacardinal
On TV this saturday 12/30 antiseen
where can I buy the video? jeanboston
Watch it on Hulu.com junex
Discuss Babes in Toyland (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?