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VeggieTales: Dave and the Giant Pickle (1996)

Video  -  Animation | Short | Family  -  March 1996 (USA)
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The Biblical story of David and Goliath, with a cast of vegetables.

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Bob the Tomato / Archibald (King Saul) / Jimmy Gourd / Pa Grape (Jess) / Tom Grape / Philippe / Goliath (voice)
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Larry the Cucumber (Larry-Boy) / Jerry Gourd / Jean-Claude (voice)
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Dave, upset over not being allowed to join his brothers who have all gone off to war, is resigned to staying at home and taking care of the farm. When a giant pickle is sent to attack his village, Dave relies on God's teachings, and his own self-esteem, to fight the monster. Written by Anonymous

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vegetable | giant | pizza | spit take | tomato | See more »


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Trivia

Mike Nawrocki wrote a song for this video called "I Love My Tongue" in which Larry would sing about loving to yodel. But he thought it sounded weird and changed it to "Love My Lips". See more »

Goofs

When Dave tells Goliath he will fight him, Jerry is standing between Tom and Jimmy. In the close-up, Jimmy and Jerry have switched places. See more »

Quotes

Phillipe: Hello Israelites! You are pigs!
Jean Claude: And soon we will put apples in your mouths and stick you in our toaster ovens!
Phillipe: Oho! After we defeat you, you will be our slaves and will have to fetch us our slippers!
Jean Claude: And iron our trousers!
Phillipe: And wipe our little noses!
Jean Claude: And scratch that spot on our backs we cannot reach no matter how hard we try! Don't you have anything to say?
Jimmy Gourd: Um - do you guys have any fried chicken? I've got a real hankering for fried chicken.
Jerry Gourd: Yeah! Me too!
Phillipe: This is going to be easier than we ...
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The film's title does not appear until the end. See more »

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Followed by VeggieTales: Very Silly Songs (1997) See more »

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Love My Lips
Written by Mike Nawrocki
Performed by Mike Nawrocki and Phil Vischer
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Veggies with morals...who thought this great idea up?
21 November 2002 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

Computer animated veggies...who would think of something kids hate to eat and apply morals to them, to make the best Christian videos ever? BigIdea productions. I think we all need to salute these guys. They take the same technique as the Simpsons (few people do all the voices, great humor, etc.) and apply, as I said before, morals. Great for kids, and even fun for us adults.

5/5 STARS

John Ulmer


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