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Wild America (1997)

PG  |   |  Action, Adventure, Comedy  |  2 July 1997 (USA)
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Three brothers - Marshall, Marty and Mark dream of becoming naturalists and portraying animal life of America. One summer their dream comes true, they travel through America, filming ... See full summary »

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Three brothers - Marshall, Marty and Mark dream of becoming naturalists and portraying animal life of America. One summer their dream comes true, they travel through America, filming alligators, bears and moose. Written by Anonymous

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take a ride on the wild side.


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Rated PG for language and some adventure peril | See all certifications »

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2 July 1997 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$2,875,117 (USA) (4 July 1997)

Gross:

$7,324,662 (USA) (15 August 1997)
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Trivia

The real-life Stouffer brothers played the three stranded travelers. See more »

Goofs

When the boys are in the home after Mark breaks his leg, the woman holding the child says "You'll bunk here, don't want to be eaten by a bear". But you can see she finishes talking before the words end. See more »

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Marty Stouffer: No, Mom, he's fine, he just fell down a mountain.
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Wildlife documentary from the 1982 TV series by the real Marty Stouffer accompanies the credits. See more »

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Take It Off
Performed by Dick Dale and the Del Tones (as Dick Dale & His Del-Tones)
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Courtesy of Dick Dale
By Arrangement with Rhino Entertainment, Inc.
Published by Surf Beat Music
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Awesome family movie depicting one of America's best loved filmographer!
6 April 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie is an absolute classic! It's Disney at its best for the wild at heart it is timeless. The relationship between the brothers makes the movie. Each character is beautifully woven and "real".

Inspired by imperfect but truly loving and good old American idealist parents, the boys leap out of the nest and clamor after their own dreams. It rings true to any wise parent, who knows that someday they will have to let go. Great movie for the whole family! A beautiful story of family ties, courage, perseverance and imperfect but admirable characters who each learn their very own lesson. It truly captures the essence of true American spirit! Watch for - The real Stouffer brothers who have cameos in the film as three "uncredited" ruffians (in the scene where the boys are driving to snow country).


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