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My Brother the Pig (1999)

Being a teen is tough enough for Kathy Cauldwell (Scarlett Johansson) without having to be the target of her little brother George's constant practical jokes. But life really gets crazy ... See full summary »

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Matilda (as Eva Mendez)
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Richard Caldwell
Romy Windsor ...
Kathy Caldwell (as Romy Walthall)
Nick Fuoco ...
George Caldwell
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Freud
Bronko ...
Pig George
Gloria ...
Pig George
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Pig George
Piggy ...
Pig George
Red ...
Pig George
Trouble ...
Pig George
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Grandma Berta (as Renée Victor)
Cambria Gonzalez ...
Mercedes
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Being a teen is tough enough for Kathy Cauldwell (Scarlett Johansson) without having to be the target of her little brother George's constant practical jokes. But life really gets crazy when Dad (Judge Reinholt) and mom leave for France and George is magically transformed into a pig via some ancient rocks belonging to their nanny Matilda (Eva Mendes). Written by Anonymous

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If you act like an animal, you just may become one!

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Comedy | Family | Fantasy

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Rated PG for mild language | See all certifications »

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10 September 1999 (USA)  »

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Braciszek świnka  »

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Scarlett Johannson and Alex D. Linz previously played siblings in Home Alone 3. See more »

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References Sesame Street (1969) See more »

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SAN MIGUEL EL ALTO
Performed by Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano
DELFIN RECORDS 1995
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Kids' pic is good showcase for up and coming stars
1 April 2002 | by (Newcastle, England) – See all my reviews

The movie itself is a pretty good children's fantasy involving a younger brother being turned into a pig, forcing elder sister, his pal, and nanny to go to Mexico to reverse the spell before the parents come home.But the real attractions are two female actors bound for greater things. Scarlett Johannson, seen in 'The Man Who Wasn't There' and 'Ghost World' gets to play an ordinary girl, but she really shines, creating an interesting character. The nanny is played by Eva Mendes, who was Denzel Washington's girlfriend in 'Training Day'. Here she dazzles as a screen personality, funny and vibrant, and surely destined for roles in bigger productions.


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