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Mia and the Migoo (2008)
"Mia et le Migou" (original title)

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One night Mia has a premonition. So after saying a few words of parting at her mother's grave, she sets out on a journey across mountains and jungles to search for her father, who is trapped in a landslide at a remote construction site.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Le Migou (voice)
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Jekhide (voice)
Garance Lagraa ...
Mia (voice)
Charlie Girerd ...
Aldrin (voice)
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Mr. Houston / Godfrey (voice)
Laurent Gamelon ...
Jekhilde (voice)
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The Migoo (voice)
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Pedro (voice)
Jean-Pierre Coffe ...
Nénesse (voice)
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Mia (voice)
Vincent Agnello ...
Aldrin (voice)
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Les Lantines / La sorcière (voice)
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Charlemagne (voice)
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Juliette (voice)
Romain Bouteille ...
Baklava (voice)
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Storyline

One night Mia has a premonition. So after saying a few words of parting at her mother's grave, she sets out on a journey across mountains and jungles to search for her father, who is trapped in a landslide at a remote construction site.

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Animation | Family

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Rated PG for thematic elements, some peril and brief mild language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

10 December 2008 (France)  »

Also Known As:

I Mia kai to Migou  »

Box Office

Budget:

€8,400,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,975 (USA) (25 March 2011)

Gross:

$16,975 (USA) (25 March 2011)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente) |

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Amazing art, great story, watch the bonus features
29 October 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Reviewed by KIDS FIRST! Film Critic, Morgan Bertsch, age 7. Video review here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krL5oxIy9hE

This movie is a hand drawn cartoon from France. The voice overs were done twice, once in French and then in English. It is amazing that all the images were hand drawn. In order to really understand this movie and all it took to get this movie to the big screen you must watch the bonus features including the making of Mia and the Migoos. I am only seven which means it took them almost as long to make this movie as I have been alive. WOW! Six years of drawing, music, sound, voice overs and it is finally done. The art is amazing. The shadowing and colors are bright and happy and bring the characters to life. I could not imagine drawing ever frame of this movie by hand. Keeping this in mind while you watch it and you will see just how special this movie is. In a time of computers it is great to see people still using pencil, paper, ink and paint to create such a piece of art. The music is creepy and was created with a full orchestra and parts of the story are scary. So the music matches well. Perfect sound effects add to the believability and the attention to details they put into every picture is incredible. Mia has a dream that her Father is missing. When she wakes up she decides to go up to the mountains and see if she can find her lost father. He is trapped underground. Mia is fearless and has a spirit for adventure. She has a big heart but learns not to judge people by their looks alone. Along the way we meet many funny, strange and cute people and creatures. My favorite part was when Mia meets the Migoos.When she gets to the forest, she meets the scary Migoos who she discovers are not scary at all but funny and friendly. You can see through parts of them. They are able to get small and grow larger. There are many language differences so they have funny moments where they are trying to relate to Mia. It is the Migoos job to protect the tree of life. There are evil people out to destroy it. Does Mia find her father? Who finds out they have a heart after all? The ages are 6 and up I give it 4 twinkling stars. Be forewarned there is some bad language.


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