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The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002)

Eliza and Debbie are two sisters who don't always get along. But their relationship is put to the test when Debbie's life is in danger, and Eliza might have to give up her power to talk to animals....

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Cheetah Cubs (voice)
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Storyline

On an African safari, Eliza Thornberry discovers that thanks to a shaman, she can now talk to animals. When Eliza discovers that poachers in Africa's Serengeti Desert plan to kill an elephant herd with an electrified fence, she and her chimpanzee friend Darwin must somehow find a way to stop them. Written by Anonymous

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This Could Be The Beginning Of A Beautiful Adventure. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for some adventure peril | See all certifications »

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20 December 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Los thornberrys: La película  »

Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,013,847 (USA) (22 December 2002)

Gross:

$40,108,697 (USA)
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Trivia

A sequel was planned, but later abandoned in favor of Rugrats Go Wild. See more »

Quotes

Nigel: Stand perfectly still!
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Crazy Credits

Throughout the end credits, there are live-action videos of various animals from different habitats shown. See more »

Connections

Follows The Wild Thornberrys: The Origin of Donnie (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

Motla Le Pula (The Rainmaker)
Written and Performed by Hugh Masekela
Courtesy of Zomba Records and EMI Music South Africa
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Perfect family adventure!
14 January 2003 | by (SLC, UT) – See all my reviews

We took my two daughters to this film and had a delightful time. I was worried about seeing it since I am not a big fan of the television show, but the voice acting was superb and the soundtrack was incredible. After the film, we immediately needed to pick up a copy of the soundtrack if only to get the Paul Simon song. Since this Christmas didn't have too much for families with very young kids, we were extremely happy we saw this film. Our girls (3 and 1.5) adored it and their folks had fun too!


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