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Babes in Toyland (1997)

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Everyone's favorite nursery rhyme characters come magically and musically to life in this animated adventure based on the classic holiday tale.

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Mr. Dumpty (voice)
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Jill (voice) (as Esmeralda Belle Jané)
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Jack (voice) (as Joey Ashton)
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Tom Piper (voice)
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Rodrigo (voice)
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Gonzargo (voice) (as Jim Belushi)
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Goblin King (voice)
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It's 2 days before Christmas, and the Toyland Toy Factory has just received its biggest order ever. But the evil Barnaby, who doesn't believe in toys, has plans to shut the factory down and spoil the holiday for everyone. Now it's up to Toyland's most recent arrivals, young Jack & his sister Jill, to help their newfound friends Tom Piper, Mary Lamb, Humpty Dumpty, and the rest of Toyland stop Barnaby's plot and save Christmas! Written by James Drury <jaguar1@sprint.ca>

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This was originally intended by MGM to be a theatrical release for 1996, but had been delayed because of the commercial failure of All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996), and eventually released straight to video in 1997. See more »

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Version of Babes in Toyland (1961) See more »

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A Crooked Man
Music by Victor Herbert
Lyrics by Lorraine Feather
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A poorly made, muddled and needlessly mean Disney knock-off.
26 February 1999 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

This mean-spiritied telling of a Christmas classic (!) is just plain bad movie-making--poor "acting," a confused and confusing plot, florid animation art, and a pack of goblin characters (what classic is this?) that will scare many a small child. Held to the Disney standard, this is a very poor stab at making movie magic.


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