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Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish (1999)

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The Warner Brothers (and the Warner Sister) go on a quest to find a fallen wishing star.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rob Paulsen ... Yakko Warner / Dr. Otto Scratchensniff / Pinky (voice)
Jess Harnell ... Wakko Warner (voice)
Tress MacNeille ... Dot Warner / Hello Nurse / Marita Hippo / Mindy's Mother (voice)
Maurice LaMarche ... The Brain / Squit / Wakko's Burps (voice)
Sherri Stoner Sherri Stoner ... Slappy Squirrel (voice)
Nate Ruegger Nate Ruegger ... Skippy Squirrel (voice) (as Nathan Ruegger)
Nancy Cartwright ... Mindy (voice)
Frank Welker ... Baron Thaddeus von Plotz III / Ralph the Guard / Runt / Buttons / Chicken Boo / Flavio Hippo (voice)
Chick Vennera ... Pesto (voice)
John Mariano ... Bobby / Gas Station Attendant (voice)
Bernadette Peters ... Rita (voice)
Paxton Whitehead ... King Salazar (voice)
Ben Stein ... Desire Fulfillment Facilitator (voice)
Jeff Bennett ... Captain of the Guard / Baloney (voice) (as Jeff Glen Bennett)
Paul Rugg ... Mr. Director (voice)
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Storyline

The Warner Brothers (and the Warner Sister) go on a quest to find a fallen wishing star to help Dot with her illness. Unfortunately the rest of the town, including an evil king, also hear about the star and want to get to it first to have their own wishes come true. It's a race against time and it's up to the three zany siblings to get there first.

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Hang On Tight!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 December 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Steven Spielberg Presents Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish See more »

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Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The song that the townspeople sing when Wakko's train returns is a parody of "The Wells Fargo Wagon" from 'Meredith Wilson''s The Music Man (1962). See more »

Goofs

In the first scenes of the Hungarian Rhapsody sequence, the townspeople are all in their pajamas. However, as the Warners start to leave for the star, they're all in their normal clothes. See more »

Quotes

King Salazar: [talking about King Salazar's wishes] How about fame and fortune?
Yakko Warner: Here's Fame with Irene Cara and a subscription to Fortune Magazine!
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Crazy Credits

Before the opening Warner Bros. Family Entertainment logo fades out, Wakko Warner, in tuxedo attire, walks out from behind the shield and takes a huge bite of it, much to Bugs' annoyance. See more »


Soundtracks

Never Give Up Hope
Lyrics by Tom Ruegger, Kevin Hopps and Nick DuBois
Music by Julie Bernstein
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It's great
18 September 2000 | by Op_PrimeSee all my reviews

This was a great movie from a great cartoon series. The animation was top notch. This movie had the same quality of humor as the series. The premise was pretty good and fitting for the characters. All the characters from the show are used in some form and are just as hilarious as they are in the show. Thumbs up on this one.


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