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A Grand Day Out (1989)

Wallace takes a break from trying to decide on a holiday destination only to find he has no cheese for his crackers. The solution to both problems is a trip to the moon, with dog Gromit, because everybody knows the moon's made of cheese.

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Wallace and Gromit have run out of cheese and this provides an excellent excuse for the animated duo to take their holiday on the moon, where, as everyone knows, there is ample cheese. Written by Rob Hartill

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Trivia

The robot cooker's isolated presence is random and unexplained in the final film. It was in the remainder of a large population of characters that would inhabit the moon in the original script (which had to be omitted due to time and budget). In the final film, it simply exists, seemingly alone, though it's role as a parking meter attendant remains. See more »

Goofs

When rushing to get in the ship the first time, Wallace kicks away the paint-stained ladder, which falls to the ground as they take off. Yet when they land on the moon, they use the same paint-stained ladder to get in and out of the ship. See more »

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[eating the moon]
Wallace: It's like no cheese I've ever tasted...
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Crazy Credits

On the end credits, a framed photograph of Wallace and Gromit changes from time to time, with the stars as a backdrop. See more »

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hilarious
20 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was great. I have been watching Wallace and gromit ever since i was little and i have always loved it. It is very cute. Also, very funny. It is amazing how they make the movie. It is one of my favorite movies and everyone should watch it. It is not only for little kids, but for adults to. This movie is interesting. It makes you feel very good. I loved this movie and everyone else will. Gromit may not talk, but it is amazing because you always know what he is thinking. It is mostly because of his eyebrow. He uses his eyebrow to show his emotions. Wallace and Gromit seem to be best friends and they always will be.


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