6.0/10
2,370
28 user 15 critic

My Little Pony: The Movie (1986)

Ponyland comes under attack from the Smooze, a massive purple ooze created by an evil witch who plans to destroy the ponies' annual spring festival.

Directors:

Mike Joens (as Michael Joens), Gerry Chiniquy (uncredited) | 9 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

My Little Pony (TV Short 1984)
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The ponies with the help of their friend, Megan, a girl who lives over the Rainbow in the human world who originally appeared in Firefly's Adventure (not the same film as the have it on ... See full summary »

Directors: Gerry Chiniquy, Milton Gray, and 4 more credits »
Stars: Sandy Duncan, Tony Randall, Charlie Adler
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The story of a human named Megan in a world of magical ponies and their adventures together in Pony Land.

Stars: Sherry Lynn, Bettina Bush, Susan Blu
Animation | Short | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Feline sorceress Catrina and her lizard servant Rep, who loves her, force enslaved little furry Bushwoolies to make her magic potion. They revolt and escape, so she plans to replace them with Little Ponies, who are having a costume ball.

Directors: Gerry Chiniquy, Jeff Hale, and 4 more credits »
Stars: Tammy Grimes, Paul Williams, Charlie Adler
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The Care Bears watch over a young brother and sister who have lost their trust in humanity. Meanwhile an evil wizard wishes to cover the Earth in concrete.

Director: Arna Selznick
Stars: Georgia Engel, Mickey Rooney, Jackie Burroughs
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The Care Bears try to help a young girl at summer camp who, in an effort to revamp her dorky social status to agility and skill, enters into a sinister bargain with a shape-shifting demon posing as a young boy.

Director: Dale Schott
Stars: Maxine Miller, Pam Hyatt, Hadley Kay
Animation | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The adventures and misadventures of a group of young ponies.

Stars: Brigitta Dau, Willow Johnson, Maggie Blue O'Hara
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Rainbow Brite must stop an evil princess and her underlings from taking over the planet Spectra.

Directors: Bernard Deyriès, Kimio Yabuki
Stars: Bettina Bush, Pat Fraley, Peter Cullen
Care Bears (1985–2006)
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The Care Bears live in a faraway place up in the clouds called Care-a-Lot. They travel around the world on Missions in Caring, whilst evil villains such as Professor Coldheart and Lord No Heart, try to thwart their plans.

Stars: Dan Hennessey, Bob Dermer, Luba Goy
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

The Care Bears and Alice set out to stop an evil wizard from taking over Wonderland.

Director: Raymond Jafelice
Stars: Bob Dermer, Eva Almos, Dan Hennessey
Rainbow Brite (1984–1986)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The adventures of the color protector and her friends (sidekick Twink, the color kids, her horse Starlite, and her human friend Brian).

Stars: Bettina Bush, Peter Cullen, Pat Fraley
Jem (1985–1988)
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Jerrica Benton is secretly the leader of the glamorous and exciting music group, Jem and the Holograms.

Stars: Samantha Newark, Patricia Alice Albrecht, Cathianne Blore
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

After a young boy becomes upset about moving and runs away, the Care Bears must rescue him from the clutches of the evil Professor Coldheart.

Director: Pino Van Lamsweerde
Stars: Anna MacCormack, Rick Jones, Abby Hagyard
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Danny DeVito ... Grundle King (voice)
Madeline Kahn ... Draggle (voice)
Cloris Leachman ... Hydia (voice)
Rhea Perlman ... Reeka (voice)
Tony Randall ... The Moochick (voice)
Tammy Amerson Tammy Amerson ... Megan (voice)
Jon 'Bowzer' Bauman Jon 'Bowzer' Bauman ... The Smooze (voice) (as Jon Bauman)
Alice Playten ... Baby Lickety Split / Bushwoolie #1 (voice)
Charlie Adler ... Spike / Woodland Creature (voice)
Michael Bell ... Grundle (voice)
Sheryl Bernstein ... Buttons / Woodland Creature / Bushwoolie (voice)
Susan Blu Susan Blu ... Lofty / Grundle / Bushwoolie (voice)
Cathy Cavadini ... North Star (voice)
Nancy Cartwright ... Gusty / Bushwoolie #4 (voice)
Peter Cullen ... Grundle / Ahgg (voice)
Edit

Storyline

At Dream Castle, the Little Ponies are preparing a festival to celebrate the first day of Spring. From the Volcano of Gloom, the evil witch Hydia watches the event via her cauldron and, disgusted by the frivolity, tells her daughters that they must ruin it. Hydia's daughters, Draggle and Reeka, are inexperienced at causing mischief and fail utterly at ruining the festival. They return to the Volcano of Gloom in disgrace, where Witch Hydia presents a better plan - they will the make Smooze. The sisters collect a series of disgusting ingredients, but neglect to obtain the Phlume, the prospect of which terrifies them. The spell seems to work regardless, creating a pool of sentient purple lava that gleefully buries Ponyland. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

It's the comedy adventure you have been waiting for!


Certificate:

G | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 June 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Az én kicsi pónim See more »

Edit

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$416,108, 8 June 1986

Gross USA:

$5,958,456

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,958,456
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Madeline Kahn's first time voice acting in a theatrical film, she would later go onto voice Gussie Mausheimer in An American Tail (1986), and Gypsy the Gypsy Moth in A Bug's Life (1998). See more »

Goofs

The group who set out for Flutter Valley are chased by Ahhg the giant spider after tickling him and slipping away unnoticed. As they make a dash towards a nearby cliff, Gingerbread and Baby Lickety Split have somehow joined the group, but Baby Lickety Split should be with the Grundles and Spike, and Gingerbread should be back at Paradise Estate. See more »

Quotes

Wind Whistler: I'm afraid we're stuck with it.
Gusty: No, I'm stuck with it, big mouth!
See more »

Connections

Follows My Little Pony: Escape from Catrina (1985) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Bad movie, great trip down memory lane
24 September 2001 | by hippiegalSee all my reviews

Back when I was six I dragged my poor Mom to see this in the theaters. I LOVED it! When I got older I watched it every time it was on the Disney channel. Now that I'm in college I still watch it every once in a while. Is it a bad movie? You better believe it. Is it great 80's nostalgia? You better believe it! I think out of the many 80's cartoon/toy lines that made it to theaters this is actually one of the better efforts. It's held up better over time than say, the Care Bear movies. Oh course being a little girl who loved ponies and horses it's no brainer why I thought this was one of the greatest movies ever when I was six. I still watch it now for a trip down memory lane.


14 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 28 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed