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The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988)

G  |   |  Family, Adventure, Fantasy  |  29 July 1988 (USA)
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After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso, and monkey, Mr. Nilsson, and takes up residence in the old ... See full summary »

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An updated take on the classic Swedish, pig-tailed tomboy, Pippi Longstocking.

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Romy Mehlman ...
Lisa
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After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso, and monkey, Mr. Nilsson, and takes up residence in the old family home, which is thought by neighborhood children to be haunted. Soon, two children, Tommy and Annika, venture into the house only to meet up with Pippi. The three soon become friends and get into various adventures together, including cleaning the floor with scrubbing shoes, dodging the "splunks", going down a river in barrels, and helping Pippi with the problem of having to go to a children's home. Older children will probably get the most out of this movie. Written by Amelia Chanowith

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29 July 1988 (USA)  »

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As Novas Aventuras da Pipi das Meias Altas  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$3,569,939 (USA)
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Tami Erin was selected for the title role out of over 8,000 actresses worldwide for her talents, which include singing, dancing, gymnastics/tumbling and horseback riding. See more »

Goofs

When Pippi's father catches her after she jumps off the roof of the boat, he throws her back up and at the top of the screen you can briefly see the device lifting her up. See more »

Quotes

Pippilotta Longstockings: I just love a man in uniform. Policemen are the best.
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Crazy Credits

The ending credits begins with a recap of footage from the film (including "B-roll" footage not in it) as a reprise of the film's theme song, "Pippi Longstocking (Is Coming Into Your Town)," begins to play, and then dissolves into a still shot of Pippi in the dress and bonnet that she wore for the "riding into town" sequence of the film. As the credits begin to roll, it becomes a trace-over illustration portrait, which is seen for the remainder of the credits. See more »

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Referenced in Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Merry Christmas Tree
Written by Misha Segal and Pat Caddick
Performed by Gail Lopata Lennon
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Good fun for kids
26 September 1999 | by (Arkansas) – See all my reviews

This movies is great fun for kids considering some of the garbage that is on tv these days. The kids love Pippi's outlook on life and her dream in believing that you can do what you set your heart on. She is a girl who believes in herself and looks for the good in others. Kids could do worse.


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