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A nosy reporter wants to find out all she can about Dr. Seuss, aka Ted Geisel, and gets told the real facts by several of his characters, with large snippets of his stories and songs interspersed. Written by Kathy Li

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Frank Welker was the only actor who previously played a part in a Dr. Seuss related project. See more »

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References The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. (1953) See more »

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Performed by Andraé Crouch (as Andrae Crouch), "Bright Eyes" & Choir
Lyrics: Dr. Seuss (as Theodor S. Geisel)
Music: Steve Goldstein and Andraé Crouch (as Andrae Crouch)
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You're NEVER to old for Dr. Seuss!
6 October 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a great biography movie. I learned a lot about Dr. Seuss watching this movie and still think this is a great movie. I like to watch it again & again. I would recommend it for kids aged 6 and up. Even adults might like this movie. This is probably the best TV movie ever. A reporter (Kathy Najimby, Sister Act) wants to find out more about Dr. Seuss so she goes to his house who finds a strange man who turns out the be the Cat in the Hat (Matt Frewer, Honey I shrunk the kids). Now the reporter is on for the ride of a lifetime learning about Dr. Seuss, reading some of his stories & singing some songs. Special Appearances by Robin Williams, Billy Crystal, Christopher Lloyd (Back to the Future), Howie Mandel (Later to be known as the Host of Deal or No Deal) & David Payner. This is a really great movie an I highly recommend it.


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