A group of kids on holiday in Cornwall meet a magical creature on the beach with the power to grant wishes.

Director:

Andy De Emmony

Writers:

Jacqueline Wilson (based on the book "Four Children and It"), Simon Lewis | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Teddie-Rose Malleson-Allen Teddie-Rose Malleson-Allen ... Ros (as Teddie Malleson-Allen)
Pippa Haywood ... Bookshop Owner
Matthew Goode ... David
Ashley Aufderheide ... Smash
Paula Patton ... Alice
Billy Jenkins ... Robbie
Ellie-Mae Siame ... Maudie
Russell Brand ... Tristan Trent
Michael Caine ... Psammead (voice)
Caroline Sheen ... Jenny
Mariya Mizuno Mariya Mizuno ... Naomi
Cheryl ... Coco Rayne
Finbarr Doyle Finbarr Doyle ... Security Guard
Amelia Woodward Amelia Woodward ... Girl at Station
Paul Bazely ... Sgt. Gascoigne
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A group of kids on holiday in Cornwall meet a magical creature on the beach with the power to grant wishes.

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Plot Keywords:

beach | slimehouse | See All (2) »

Taglines:

A wish a day brings adventure your way

Genres:

Family | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for thematic elements, some rude/suggestive comments, fantasy violence and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

During the closing credits, the woman getting her book signed is Jacqueline Wilson, the writer of the book. See more »

Goofs

Father seriously burns hand but not a burn in sight. See more »

Crazy Credits

No Psammeads were harmed in the making of this film. See more »

Connections

Features Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (2017) See more »

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Just unwatchable
17 April 2020 | by mike-dentonSee all my reviews

The family were all looking forward to watching this whilst in lockdown. The first 20 minutes were just dreadful and our kids, aged 14 and 12, and my wife all agreed to give up on it. Maybe it gets better, but to us, the first 20 minutes represented everything that's wrong with parenting and filmmaking.


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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 April 2020 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Four Kids and It See more »

Filming Locations:

County Wicklow, Ireland See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

GBP5,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$672,438
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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