Welcome to Candleshoe, a stately English manor where a swashbuckling pirate hid a fortune in Spanish doubloons centuries ago. And that's what young orphan Casey and a sly con man are determined to find.
Tia and Tony are two orphaned youngsters with extraordinary powers. Lucas Deranian poses as their uncle in order to get the kids into the clutches of Deranian's megalomanical boss, evil millionaire Aristotle Bolt, who wants to exploit them. Jason, a cynical widower, helps Tia and Tony "escape to witch mountain," while at the same time Tia and Tony help Jason escape the pain of the loss of his wife.Written by
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Although the interiors and exteriors of Mr. Bolt's (Ray Milland's) mansion were predominantly the same location, the playroom was built on a Disney soundstage to accommodate the special effects team. See more »
Wires are obvious in two scenes; on the hovering handgun at the campground, and on the floating harmonica in the jail. See more »
I wonder... I wonder how I'd handle you kids if you were mine. Well, maybe that's why I never married, eh?
But Mr. O'Day. You were married.
Long, long time ago. And she was so pretty. And you had a little house.
Yeah, I can see it. It was white, with yellow shutters. And there was a big elm branch over the whole roof.
Tony knows about people. He can see places they've been.
Well, your wife died only a few months after you were married. And you were so sad. You took an ...
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Early video releases were missing the magic sequence with the dancing puppets. Disney's response to complaints was that music rights were not available. See more »
I was thrilled to see one of my favourite films, as a child, released on to DVD. I can now share some of my childhood with my own kids. No big surprise, but my older daughter (7) loves it. My younger daughter (2) thought some parts were "scary daddy"; the broom/jail scene was well done! Highly recommend it as a family film for folks that want a nice movie to watch with their kids.
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