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An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991)

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A family of Emigre mice decide to move out to the west, unaware that they are falling into a trap perpetrated by a smooth talking cat.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Fievel (voice)
... Wylie (voice)
Erica Yohn ... Mama (voice)
... Tanya (voice)
... Papa (voice)
... Tiger (voice) (as Dom Deluise)
... Miss Kitty (voice)
... Cat R. Waul (voice)
... Chula (voice)
... Additional Voices (voice)
Fausto Bara ... Additional Voices (voice)
... Additional Voices (voice)
Philip L. Clarke ... Additional Voices (voice) (as Philip Clarke)
... Additional Voices (voice)
Annie Holliday ... Additional Voices (voice)
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Some time after the Mousekewitz's have settled in America, they find that they are still having problems with the threat of cats. That makes them eager to try another home out in the west, where they are promised that mice and cats live in peace. Unfortunately, the one making this claim is an oily con artist named Cat R. Waul who is intent on his own sinister plan. Unaware of this, the Mousekewitz's begin their journey west, while their true cat friend, Tiger, follows intent on following his girlfriend gone in the same direction. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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Look out pardners, there's a new mouse in town!


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22 November 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Fievel au Far West  »

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$22,166,041

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$40,766,041
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Trivia

This was James Stewart's final film before his death on July 2, 1997 at the age of 89. See more »

Goofs

When Fievel says "Let's go on that ride again!" after the can goes down the last waterfall, his voice is sped up. See more »

Quotes

Tiger: Can't we get an espresso and talk this over, please?
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Crazy Credits

Instead of showing the traditional Amblin logo (the one of Elliot going on the bicycle and flying up to the moon) the logo says, "Amblimation" and Fievel is pushing it, then he stands next to it and his hat falls down over his eyes. See more »


Soundtracks

Dreams to Dream
(Finale Version)
Written by James Horner and Will Jennings
Performed by Linda Ronstadt
Produced by David Foster
Linda Ronstadt Appears Courtesy of Elektra Entertainment
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Not my favourite
9 November 2005 | by See all my reviews

Review of An American Tale (Gone Western): I didn't like the first and original film based on the same characters. This one certainly did less for me. I remember being bored out of my mind while watching this (as a child). Maybe adults will find it cute, but I didn't like it at all, and I was in my early teens when I saw it.

Review of An American Tale: I could never get into this film as a child, and I had trouble relating to the characters. It was a sad story, but the sadness just seemed to make me cringe-especially when the mice started to sing about it. I just couldn't get into this film.

These were not my favourite Disney films. I'd recommend Bambi, Lady and The Tramp, and some of the others.


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