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The Gruffalo's Child (2011)

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A little Gruffalo ignores her father's warnings and tiptoes out into the snow in search of the Big Bad Mouse.

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Julia Donaldson (book), Axel Scheffler (book) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Helena Bonham Carter ... Mother Squirrel (voice)
Shirley Henderson ... Gruffalo's Child (voice)
Robbie Coltrane ... Gruffalo (voice)
Rob Brydon ... Snake (voice)
John Hurt ... Owl (voice)
Tom Wilkinson ... Fox (voice)
James Corden ... Mouse (voice)
Phoebe Givron-Taylor ... Little Squirrel (voice)
Sam Lewis Sam Lewis ... Little Squirrel (voice)
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A little Gruffalo ignores her father's warnings and tiptoes out into the snow in search of the Big Bad Mouse. Written by Anonymous

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mouse | snow | fox | owl | snake | See All (20) »

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Animation | Family

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Country:

UK | Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

December 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A graffalókölyök See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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16:9 HD
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Helena Bonham Carter (mother mouse), Robbie Coltrane (the Gruffalo), Shirley Henderson (Gruffalo's Child), and Sir John Hurt (Owl) have appeared in the Harry Potter film franchise. Bonham Carter played the role of Bellatrix Lestrange, Coltrane as Rubeus Hagrid, Henderson as Moaning Myrtle, and Hurt as Olivander. See more »

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Follows The Gruffalo (2009) See more »

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Didactic adventure
10 January 2012 | by VincentiuSee all my reviews

Nice story about curiosity and survive. About childhood and search behind legend. And soul of legend. A naive story about basic things. In the skin of evening tale but seductive for animation, game of snow, remember of lost age and moral. For short dialogs and small ambitions. For old fashion flavor. And for memories about another meetings of heroes with the secrets or monsters. In fact, a kind of hot tea. With lemon, cookies and a sunny morning. Or a piece of chocolate or a milk cup. Or fly of a bird. After complicated projects of Disney or Pixar revolution, it is an oasis far from universal movies or box office star.And this is secret of its success. Courage to be only a story of a clever mouse and a Gruffalo in search of truth Nothing more.


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