Mom and dad send their two angsty sons to their granddad in the countryside. There, one of them discovers Mel, an incredibly large turtle. In the meantime, the grandfather is having trouble with the land developers who want his property.

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Bonnie
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Peter
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Bailey Silverwood
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Roger
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Sheriff Edgewood
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Dr. Vogul
Jason Evigan ...
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Christopher Wanner ...
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Doyle McCurley ...
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Mom and dad send their two angsty sons to their granddad in the countryside. There, one of them discovers Mel, an incredibly large turtle. In the meantime, the grandfather is having trouble with the land developers who want his property.

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A great film for children. The acting is wonderful.
11 November 1999 | by (Yuma) – See all my reviews

This film is a wonderful film and should be out at theaters,because some of the films put out in todays world are not made for children. This is also a great film for adult viewing. The story has a family closeness that is absent in a lot of family's.


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