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Jungledyret 2 - den store filmhelt (1996)

Hugo, the one-of-a-kind jungle animal, is snatched away from his home for a second time in another attempt for him to become an animal actor. Meanwhile, he's reunited with Rita the kind, ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Kaya Brüel Kaya Brüel ... Rita (voice)
Jesper Klein Jesper Klein ... Hugo (voice)
Søs Egelind Søs Egelind ... Zik and Zak (voice)
Ditte Gråbøl Ditte Gråbøl ... (voice)
Benny Hansen Benny Hansen ... Pig / Various (voice)
Kirsten Lehfeldt Kirsten Lehfeldt ... (voice)
Ole Fick Ole Fick ... Dr. Sturmdrang (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mark Camacho ... Conrad (voice)
Holly Gauthier-Frankel ... Rita (voice)
Arthur Grosser Arthur Grosser ... Doctor Loongkoffer (voice)
Rick Jones Rick Jones ... Zag (voice)
Flemming Quist Møller Flemming Quist Møller ... (voice)
Bronson Pinchot ... Hugo (voice)
Helle Ryslinge Helle Ryslinge ... Rita's Mother (voice)
Terrence Scammell ... Zig (voice)
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Storyline

Hugo, the one-of-a-kind jungle animal, is snatched away from his home for a second time in another attempt for him to become an animal actor. Meanwhile, he's reunited with Rita the kind, streetwise fox. Finding that life in front of and behind the camera isn't so bad, he grows more unaccustomed to wild life once he escapes and slowly weakens his relationship with Rita. Written by jcsmarchesi

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Country:

Denmark | Sweden | Norway | Finland

Language:

Danish

Release Date:

20 December 1996 (Denmark) See more »

Also Known As:

Hugo the Movie Star See more »

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Opening Weekend:

DKK 238,278 (Denmark), 24 December 1996
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Dolby SR

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1.78 : 1
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Alternate Versions

The Miramax DVD release includes a re-edited English dub. This version runs five minutes shorter than the original Danish film. See more »

Connections

Follows Jungledyret (1993) See more »

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Watarama
Music by Anders Koppel
Lyrics by Flemming Quist Møller
Performed by Mek Pek
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A great animated adventure
3 April 2008 | by stian_thomassenSee all my reviews

It so sad seeing this movie getting so low rating when I know it's all because of that bad American version.

Before you vote on this movie, get a taste of the original Danish voice acting. You will understand why.

In the American version all voice acting, music and sound effects(Yes, they have redone the music, and for the worse I might add) are like keyboard from the 80's quality. While the original Danish version have a Disney quality.

So what about the movie? It's a great movie, that starts on where the first one left off. Rita miss Hugo and Hugo miss Rita, but they are world apart. Fate brings them together again, when Hugo is captured and brought back to Denmark again.

The animation is not as great as the first movie, but still good. The songs gonna be stuck in your brain for some time. The characters are lovelier ever, and you will have a good hour fun.

This is a "one to watch" movie, but I BEG you to see the original Danish version!


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