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Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish (1999)

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The Warner Brothers (and the Warner Sister) go on a quest to find a fallen wishing star.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Wakko Warner (voice)
The Brain / Squit (voice)
Sherri Stoner ...
Slappy Squirrel (voice)
Nathan Ruegger ...
Skippy Squirrel (voice)
Mindy (voice)
Pesto (voice)
Rita (voice)
King Salazar (voice)
Captain of the Guard / Baloney (voice) (as Jeff Glen Bennett)
Mr. Director (voice)


The Warner Brothers (and the Warner Sister) go on a quest to find a fallen wishing star to help Dot with her illness. Unfortunately the rest of the town, including an evil king, also hear about the star and want to get to it first to have their own wishes come true. It's a race against time and it's up to the three zany siblings to get there first.

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21 December 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Steven Spielberg Presents Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish  »

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Executive Producer Steven Spielberg pushed for a theatrical release for this film in 1998, but Warner Bros ended up releasing it straight to video in 1999. See more »


During the Snow Chase Scene, a cannonball can be seen being shot through the front end and exiting through the back corner of Dr. Scratchensniff's buggy. However, Baron von Plotz and Ralph's buggy are chasing them from behind shooting cannons at them, making it impossible for the cannonball to enter the Dr.'s buggy from the front end. See more »


King Salazar: I know - I'll wish for a million bucks. No! Make that two million bucks!
Yakko Warner: Sounds good to me.
[Salazar is suddenly trampled by a herd of male deer]
Yakko Warner: Just be glad it's not mating season.
[One of the deer makes a romantic face at Salazar]
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Crazy Credits

Before the opening Warner Bros. Family Entertainment logo fades out, Wakko Warner, in tuxedo attire, walks out from behind the shield and takes a huge bite of it, much to Bugs' annoyance. See more »


References Grave of the Fireflies (1988) See more »


The Wishing Star (Reprise)
Lyrics and Music by Randy Rogel
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Wakko's Wish is a wish come true for all!
30 March 2000 | by (New York, USA) – See all my reviews

This is the best movie I have ever seen in a long time! I myself wondered if the Animaniacs could occupy a 90 minute movie, well the answer is, absolutely! Their antics are fresh and new, not simply a long and drawn out episode. The lyrics are original and creative, and add an exciting touch to these lovable characters! This is a must see for anyone! A+++++!!!!

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