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Alice in Wonderland (2010)

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Nineteen-year-old Alice returns to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns of her true destiny: to end the Red Queen's reign of terror.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
White Rabbit (voice)
Cheshire Cat (voice)
Dormouse (voice)
March Hare (voice)
Bayard (voice)
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Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual rabbit. Arriving in a strange and surreal place called "Underland," she finds herself in a world that resembles the nightmares she had as a child, filled with talking animals, villainous queens and knights, and frumious bandersnatches. Alice realizes that she is there for a reason--to conquer the horrific Jabberwocky and restore the rightful queen to her throne. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


The Red Queen See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for fantasy action/violence involving scary images and situations, and for a smoking caterpillar | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 March 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alice  »


Box Office


$200,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$116,101,023, 7 March 2010, Wide Release

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Billy Burton: Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter's children can be seen at the end of the film. See more »


When the Hatter asks Alice if he's gone mad, she tells him he's "entirely bonkers." The word "bonkers" wasn't coined until after World War II. See more »


[first lines]
Lord Ascot: Charles, you have lost your senses? This picture is impossible.
Charles Kingsleigh: Precisely. Gentlemen, the only way to achieve the impossible, is to believe it's possible.
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Crazy Credits

The ending credits have flowers going from dead to blooming, a sun rising and setting, and vines moving around. See more »


Referenced in Atop the Fourth Wall: Nightmares on Elm Street #3-4 (2015) See more »


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Music by Eddie Barefield
Thomas J. Valentino Music
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some stunning visuals, clumsy writing
5 March 2010 | by See all my reviews

It is still worth the high price of the 3-D admission to see some of the amazing animation and design, but the writing is extremely boring and clumsy, and the performances cannot save it. Too many liberties were taken with the originals here, and in no way improve upon them, it only barely resembles either of Carroll's books in theme and some specific scenes. There are some "Disney moments" that literally set off a gag reflex as well.

The animation is quite stunning and wonderful though, as is the costuming and set design (in so much as there were sets and not just green screens, I'm sure SOME actual props were used). There are some clever elements that owe only to good visual design and direction I'm sure, as the only other clever bits in the dialogue were the parts directly lifted from the originals.

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