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Moomins on the Riviera (2014)

Muumit Rivieralla (original title)
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The Moomins set sail for the Riviera, where, after a journey fraught with storms and desert island dangers, Snorkmaiden is dazzled by the attentions of a playboy and Moomin learns that jealousy's sting is the most painful of all.

Directors:

Xavier Picard, Hanna Hemilä (co-director)

Writers:

Leslie Stewart (screenplay), Annina Enckell (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Maria Sid Maria Sid ... Muumimamma (voice)
Russell Tovey ... Moomin (voice)
Mats Långbacka Mats Långbacka ... Muumipappa (voice)
Tracy Ann Oberman ... Moominmamma (voice)
Nathaniel Parker ... Moominpappa (voice)
Kristofer Gummerus Kristofer Gummerus ... Muumi (voice)
Alma Pöysti Alma Pöysti ... Niiskuneiti (voice)
Stephanie Winiecki Stephanie Winiecki ... Snorkmaiden (voice)
Ragni Grönblom Ragni Grönblom ... Pikku Myy (voice)
Carl-Kristian Rundman Carl-Kristian Rundman ... Markiisi Mongaga (voice)
Irina Björklund ... Audrey Glamour (voice)
Christoffer Strandberg Christoffer Strandberg ... Clark (voice)
Carl-Gustaf Wentzel Carl-Gustaf Wentzel ... Nuuskamuikkunen (voice) (as CG Wentzel)
Beata Harju ... Mymmeli (voice)
Paavo Kerosuo Paavo Kerosuo ... Vastaanottovirkailija (voice)
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The Moomins, Snorkmaiden and Little My set sail for the Riviera, where, after a journey fraught with storms and desert island dangers, Snorkmaiden is dazzled by the attentions of a playboy and Moomin learns that jealousy's sting is the most painful of all. When Moominpappa befriends an aristocrat and adopts the name 'de Moomin', an exasperated Moominmamma retires to the relative calm of their trusty old boat. For the very first time, the unity of the Moomins is threatened. Written by Handle Productions

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Country:

Finland | France

Language:

Finnish

Release Date:

4 December 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Moomins the Movie See more »

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Budget:

EUR3,600,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,200,510
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Based on Moomin comic strip story called "Moomin on the Riviera". Written and drawn by Tove Jansson, it was first published by The Evening News in 1954. See more »

Goofs

Snorkmaiden does not change colour in the movie. As she is a Snork rather than a Moomin, she should be yellow, with her skin colour changing to reflect her emotions. See more »

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This isn't Moomins
9 July 2017 | by GwydionMWSee all my reviews

Visually the cartoon was OK, but it totally ignored any number of excellent plots from the originals.

Had pirates, except they behaved absurdly. And did not fit.

Then sent them to the Riviera, where they were obviously out of place.

A complete botch.

Why does no one in the world of commercial cinema accept that a successful original is best treated with respect?


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