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The Journey to Melonia (1989)

Resan till Melonia (original title)
When a ship sinks during a storm, a slave from the industrial island of Plutonia is washed up on the beaches of paradise island Melonia, where the "all-powerful" wizard Prospero and his strange friends reside.

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Prospero (voice)
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Miranda (voice) (as Robin Carlsson)
Olle Sarri ...
Ferdinand (voice)
Tomas von Brömssen ...
Ariel (voice)
Ernst Günther ...
Caliban (voice)
Jan-Olof Strandberg ...
William (voice)
Ingvar Kjellson ...
Captain Christmas tree (voice)
Eva Rydberg ...
The cook (voice)
Jan Blomberg ...
Slug (voice)
Hans Alfredson ...
Slagg (voice)
Nils Eklund ...
Rorsman (voice)
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The beautiful paradise island Melonia is inhabited by the wizard Prospero, his daughter Miranda and all their friends. The island is under threat from the industry island Plutonia, blackened by soot particles from coal particles and governed by two greedy managers who keeps small children as their slaves in the factories. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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Fantasier kring Shakespeares Stormen.


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15 December 1989 (Sweden)  »

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The Journey to Melonia: Fantasies of Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'  »

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Budget:

SEK 22,000,000 (estimated)
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1.66 : 1
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Loosely based on Shakespeare's famous play The Tempest. See more »

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Version of The Tempest (1939) See more »

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An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314
Composed by Johann Strauss
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best cartoon movie
3 April 2003 | by (sweden) – See all my reviews

Hi, as a swede i can say that this is the most beautiful cartoon movie ever made (its swedish), there has never been made anything like it, per åhlin has a special way to make his cartoons.

this movie fits people of all ages, it never gets boring. i cant discribe in words how wonderful this movie is, you immidiately want to live in "melonia" because its so wonderful.

this is my favourite cartoon movie of all time if not my favourite alltime-movie, i recommend everyone to watch it, i dont know if theres an american verision out but lets hope to the gods that there is.

no one should miss this movie ever, there is nothing like it and you feel overwhelmed with joy and happiness when you watch it. If i keep on this will just get boring to read, but if you see this movie somewhere, get your hands on it.


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