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Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Family, Fantasy  |  22 June 2001 (USA)
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Dolittle must save a forest and a bear's life.

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Dr. John Dolittle the beloved doctor is back, but this time around he plays cupid to bumbling circus bear Archie as he's so smitten by a Pacific Western bear female, Ava. Dr. Dolittle must help a group of forest creatures to save their forest. But with the aid of his mangy, madcap animal friends, Dr. Dolittle must teach Archie the ways of true romance in time to save his species and his home before their habit is gone. So John held a meeting for every animal in the forest to not give up without a fight no matter what kind of animal expression they have and everyone agrees to do it and save their home. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Rated PG for language and crude humor | See all certifications »

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$72,000,000 (estimated)

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$25,037,039 (USA) (22 June 2001)

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$112,950,721 (USA) (9 November 2001)
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Steve Irwin:  appears with Dolittle (Eddie Murphy) in a scene. See more »

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The deer speaks with a female voice, yet has antlers and is therefore a male. See more »

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The raven: Nevermore.
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Followed by Dr. Dolittle 3 (2006) See more »

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Funnier and more lighthearted
4 July 2001 | by (california) – See all my reviews

"Dr. Dolittle 2" is a better film than the first, I really liked the first and this film improves upon it, Eddie Murphy is restrained in his performance and it only helps the film. The plot is similar to that of the first one, a big corporation wants to take over, and Murphy again uses the animals to win. This is fun for the whole family adults and children will enjoy it.


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