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VeggieTales: Rack, Shack & Benny (1995)

Unrated | | Animation, Short, Family | Video October 1995
A classic Bible story from the book of Daniel is brought to life by Big Idea Productions. Rack, Shack, and Benny work in a factory that makes chocolate bunnies, owned by Nebbie K. Nezzer (a... See full summary »

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Dan Anderson ...
Dad Asparagus (voice)
Kristin Blegen ...
Laura Carrot (voice)
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Larry the Cucumber (Benny) / Injured Pea / Pea Choir (voice)
Lisa Vischer ...
Junior Asparagus (Shack) / Mom Asparagus (voice)
Phil Vischer ...
Bob the Tomato (Rack) / Mr. Nezzer / Mr. Lunt / Grandpa George / Pea Choir (voice)
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A classic Bible story from the book of Daniel is brought to life by Big Idea Productions. Rack, Shack, and Benny work in a factory that makes chocolate bunnies, owned by Nebbie K. Nezzer (a la King Nebecanezzer). His obsession with the bunnies leads him to build a giant one. Anyone who doesn't bow down and worship is fed to the furnace, where the "bad bunnies" go. While most employees worship it, Rack, Shack, and Benny cling to their Christian faith. Written by The Extra

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It'd be very wasteful for a chocolate factory to throw all of its misshaped bunnies into a furnace. Chocolate melts around the low thirties Celsius (mid-to-high eighties Fahrenheit), which wouldn't require a furnace at all (let alone a fiery Babylonian-era furnace), and it's very easy to mold. See more »

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Laura Carrot: [singing] Good morning, George, how are you? / I hope you're feeling fine. / I'd love to stay and talk / but it's almost eight o'clock ,/ and I haven't got the time. / Because we work real hard at the Chocolate Factory. / We start at 8, and we don't get lunch till 3.
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Connections

Followed by VeggieTales: Sweetpea Beauty (2010) See more »

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Think of Me
Lyrics and Music by Phil Vischer
Performed by Lisa 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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