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Sprung! The Magic Roundabout (2005)

The Magic Roundabout (original title)
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A group of friends embark on a dangerous journey in an effort to imprison their oppressor -- the evil wizard ZeeBad.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Zeebad (voice)
... Brian (voice)
... Train (voice)
... Ermintrude (voice)
... Zebedee (voice)
... Florence (voice)
... Dylan (voice)
... Dougal (voice)
... Soldier Sam (voice)
Daniella Loftus ... Coral (voice)
Ediz Mahmut ... Basil (voice)
Jimmy Hibbert ... Additional Voices (voice)
... Zabadie (voice)
... Ambroise (voice)
... Azalée (voice)
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Dougal, a shaggy, candy-loving puppy, embarks on a dangerous journey with a group of friends in an effort to imprison their oppressor -- the evil ice sorcerer Zeebad (Zebedee's evil twin). The world is placed in mortal danger as Zeebad wants to freeze everything there is; Dougal and his friends must recover three diamonds in order to stop him. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Things Are About To Get Hairy.


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2 February 2005 (France)  »

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Sprung! The Magic Roundabout  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$793,677 (United Kingdom), 4 February 2005

Opening Weekend USA:

$108,234, 17 March 2006, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$7,415,850, 9 April 2006
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Trivia

A sequel was in production by the company Action Synthese, but the company closed before it was completed. See more »

Goofs

When Dylan is supposed to be playing guitar for Ermintrude's concert, he nearly falls asleep before coming round and starting to play and sing 'You Really Got Me' by The Kinks however Dylan is playing an acoustic guitar whereas the music has clearly got an electric guitar and not an acoustic one playing, this is particularly noticeable during his solo at the start of the song. See more »

Quotes

Zeebad: [giving advice on evil laughter] No Sam, it's all in the back of the throat.
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Crazy Credits

Zebedee hops back in during the credits to end the movie - just like he did every episode of the series... See more »

Connections

Featured in The Magic of Music (2005) See more »

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Magic
Written by David Paton and William Lyall
Performed by Pilot
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Entertaining modern treatment of a classic children's TV show
26 August 2005 | by See all my reviews

This is a very clever and innovative animation based on the characters of the old TV show. So if you are expecting a rehash of the old TV show then you will not see one. This is a family film but not for infants or very young children, like the old TV show. Adults like my wife (45) and me (48) laughed continually. Many of the jokes will go over the heads of young children but will not cause offence. There is quite a bit of fighting and "mild peril" which is not at all like the TV show which is why it is not suitable for infants. The plot is really good with Tom Baker playing an evil version of the Zebadee called Zeebad who wants to take over the world. Dillon the Hippy Rabit, played by Bill Nighy, who with Dougal and the rest of the cast have to save the day. This is a really good film and will have you splitting your sides.


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