MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 31,031 this week

Rainbow (1995)

 -  Comedy | Family | Fantasy  -  26 July 1996 (UK)
4.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.1/10 from 254 users  
Reviews: 8 user | 3 critic

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 »

Director:

Writers:

(story),
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

Related News

R.I.P. Bob Hoskins, 1942-2014
| We Got This Covered
Bob Hoskins: 1942-2014
| Den of Geek

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1196 titles
created 05 Apr 2012
 
a list of 543 titles
created 07 Jun 2012
 
a list of 288 titles
created 03 Dec 2012
 
a list of 235 titles
created 05 Jan 2014
 
a list of 7471 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Rainbow" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Rainbow (1995)

Rainbow (1995) on IMDb 4.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Rainbow.
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Willy Lavendel ...
Mike Bailey (as Willie Lavendahl)
...
Jack Fisher ...
...
...
Norris Domingue ...
Babs Gadbois ...
Susan Glover ...
...
Jane Gilchrist ...
Griffith Brewer ...
Lisa Bronwyn Moore ...
...
...
...
Bob
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

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

Taglines:

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

Genres:

Comedy | Family | Fantasy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

26 July 1996 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Les voyageurs de l'arc-en-ciel  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Autumn Kelly, who would later enter the British Royal Family by marriage, has a small role as a member of the street gang. See more »

Crazy Credits

Special thanks to... 5 guys named Moe See more »

Connections

References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Train to Nowhere
Performed by The Champs
Written by D. Burgess
Published by Warner Chappell Music
Courtesy of Masters International Inc. p. & c. 1959
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
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.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Underatted classic family movie freeboarder
crap but ok beeble_bee
WEIRD trailer standardbearer
Discuss Rainbow (1995) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page