Four kids and a dog embark on the adventure of a lifetime -- the search for the end of the Rainbow. With the aid of computers and an irrepressible belief, they achieve the impossible, ... See full summary »

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Four kids and a dog embark on the adventure of a lifetime -- the search for the end of the Rainbow. With the aid of computers and an irrepressible belief, they achieve the impossible, finding and riding the multicolored arc. But the gold they take starts a more dangerous adventure, because gold gives the Rainbow energy and the Rainbow gives the world its colors...and if earth loses the color green, no oxygen can be produced. As the world turns black and white, the children battle time and disbelief to restore the Rainbow's power...and save the world. Written by Anonymous

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rainbow | gold | computer | color | oxygen | See All (33) »

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"Don't dream the dream, be the dream"

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Comedy | Family | Fantasy

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26 July 1996 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Les voyageurs de l'arc-en-ciel  »

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The entire film was shot over a 9-week period, with 2 weeks devoted to green screen filming. See more »

Quotes

Sheriff Wyatt Hampton: A Rainbow? And you ride it through the clouds over thousand miles? Oh sure you did, kid!
Mike Bailey: But it's true.
Sheriff Wyatt Hampton: I suppose you found a pot of gold at the end of it, right?
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Special thanks to... 5 guys named Moe See more »

Connections

References Mortal Kombat (1992) See more »

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Concerto Grosso Op 3 No 8
Written by Antonio Vivaldi (as Vivaldi)
Courtesy of KPM Music Ltd p. 1989
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So much promise turns to lead
28 September 2003 | by (Todmorden, England) – See all my reviews

Bob Hoskins does the most convincing American accent I've ever heard a British actor do, but directing doesn't seem to come as naturally as dialect. This movie features unattractive leading children, unbelievable school situations, stereotypical 'media' types, and completely fails to persuade even the most credulous that the magic is *there*. Special effects are variable, but generally poor. Unconvincing acting ruins what might have been rather good dialogue. It's a shame. I really, really wanted to like this movie, but there was no there there.


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