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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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Storyline

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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The doctor is in again. See more »


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

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Budget:

$72,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$112,950,721 (USA) (9 November 2001)
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Trivia

The two young bears at the end of the movie are Little Bart and Honey Bear, also owned by famed grizzly trainer Doug Seus, and the subject of two Animal Planet specials. The two bears, who were cubs at the time, were on the set at the time of filming and the director decided to add the final scene after seeing them. See more »

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When Dr. Dolittle visits the "God Beaver", it offers him a fish from its store. Beavers are herbivores, they don't eat fish. See more »

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At the end of the movie, besides the music, some of the animals have some small extra parts during the credits. See more »

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What It Is (Part II)
Written by Busta Rhymes (as T. Smith), Pharrell Williams (as P. Williams), Chad Hugo (as C. Hugo),
Rah Digga (as R. Fisher), Rampage (as R. McNair), Spliff Starr (as W. Lewis),
, Baby Sham (as L. Jones), R. Meyers and Slick Rick (as R. Walters)
Performed by Flipmode Squad featuring Busta Rhymes (with Kelis)
Produced by The Neptunes
(Contains replayed elements from "Children's Story"
Written by Slick Rick (as R. Walters))
Busta Rhymes appears courtesy of J Records
Flipmode Squad appears courtesy of Flipmode/J Records
Kelis appears courtesy of Virgin Records
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30 July 2001 | by (Winnipeg) – See all my reviews

If you like these kind of movies, then its funny. My wife loves these kinds of movie, and enjoyed this. Its amazing how well they can train bears, some of the stunts are incredible. The voice overs couldn't be done better. My opinion of the film is its cute, but not many surprises in this one. I laughed at this film, and comedy is the hardest thing to do, but I did not find this better the average comedy. Its funny, but not p**s your pants funny.


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