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The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Animation, Family  |  20 December 2002 (USA)
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Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....

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Cheetah Cubs (voice)
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Storyline

On an African safari, Eliza Thornberry discovers that thanks to a shaman, she can now talk to animals. When Eliza discovers that poachers in Africa's Serengeti Desert plan to kill an elephant herd with an electrified fence, she and her chimpanzee friend Darwin must somehow find a way to stop them. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG for some adventure peril | See all certifications »

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20 December 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Los thornberrys: La película  »

Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$491,934 (Australia) (11 April 2003)

Gross:

$2,170,249 (Australia) (2 May 2003)
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Trivia

Nigel Thornberry doesn't say his iconic catchphrase "Smashing!" once in the whole film. See more »

Quotes

Debbie: But can't you, like, make elephant noises or something?
Eliza: Debbie, I can't talk to them! How can I help them?
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Crazy Credits

Throughout the end credits, there are live-action videos of various animals from different habitats shown. See more »

Connections

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Don't Walk Away
by Youssou N'Dour, Jonathan Sharp, Cameron McVey and Michael Power
Performed by Youssou N'Dour featuring Sting
Courtesy of Youssou N'Dour and Columbia Records/Sony Music
Entertainment (France) S.A. by Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
Sting performs courtesy of A&M Records under license from Universal
Music Enterprises
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This film isn't four and a half stars!!
18 March 2007 | by (Scotland) – See all my reviews

The current rating for this film on this website is four and a half out of ten. This is SO not true. I mean, sure, the grown-ups aren't as sympathetic as they could be and some scenes could be better off deleted, but I mean COME ON. It isn't THAT BAD!

This underrated film is about a girl named Eliza Thornberry who can talk to animals! Her family go to Africa and Eliza meets an old cheetah cub friend called Tally, along with his brothers and sisters. While they are playing, Tally is caught by a poacher! :( Eliza MUST save him! Then Eliza realises that she is going to a boarding school in London...

I recommend this lovely film for fans of the TV series, people who love animals and people who just want to sit down and watch a pleasant, exciting cartoon film! Guaranteed to enjoy! :)


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