In his spectacular film debut, young Babar, King of the Elephants, must save his homeland from certain destruction by Rataxes and his band of invading rhinos.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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King Babar (voice)
Elizabeth Hanna ...
Lisa Jai ...
Isabelle (voice) (as Lisa Yamanaka)
Marsha Moreau ...
Flora (voice)
Bobby Becken ...
Pom (voice)
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Alexander (voice)
Gavin Magrath ...
Boy Babar (voice)
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Young Celeste (voice)
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Pompadour (voice)
Chris Wiggins ...
Cornelius (voice)
John Stocker ...
Zephir (voice)
Charles Kerr ...
Rataxes (voice)
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Arthur (voice)
Carl Banas ...
Old Tusk (voice)
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Croc (voice)
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In his spectacular film debut, young Babar, King of the Elephants, must save his homeland from certain destruction by Rataxes and his band of invading rhinos.

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28 July 1989 (USA)  »

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$1,305,187 (USA)
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Written by Maribeth Solomon
Performed by Molly Johnson
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Great Children's Movie
1 July 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My parents bought this for me on video when I was a toddler and I just loved it. It's an exciting new story. It has some fun songs in it and an interesting story-line. Babar is telling his children the story of his childhood, so the movie takes place mostly in Babar's past. It's a cute depiction of his childhood relationship with Celeste and the rhinos. It also includes our favorite monkey and rhino villain. I remember really liking the music. It's a high-spirited adventure. I have happy memories of watching it as it was one of my favorite movies as a kid, which is why our VHS copy is in such terrible shape. If you have the opportunity to see this, I recommend it. It's designated for children, but I still enjoyed watching it with my little sister. I loved the "Babar" books, so I was more familiar with the character than perhaps the children of today are. Give it a chance. It's an enjoyable movie based off of a very lovable elephant.


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