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Cipollino, the Onion Boy (1961)

Chipollino (original title)
An oppressed vegetables and fruits rebel against tyranny leading by Chipollino, an onion boy.

Director:

Boris Dyozhkin

Writers:

Mstislav Pashchenko (screenplay), Gianni Rodari (fairy tale)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Nina Gulyaeva Nina Gulyaeva ... Chipollino (voice)
Erast Garin ... Uncle Grapes (voice)
Sergey Martinson ... Prince Lemon / Soldiers Lemons (voice)
Grigoriy Shpigel ... Seignior Tomato (voice) (as Georgiy Shpigel)
Irina Pototskaya Irina Pototskaya ... Little Countess Cherry (voice)
Georgiy Millyar ... Second Street Gossip / Uncle Blueberry / Mr. Carrot (voice)
Georgiy Vitsin ... The Cactus (voice)
Yuriy Khrzhanovskiy Yuriy Khrzhanovskiy ... The Pumpkin (voice)
Vera Orlova ... The Radish (voice)
Anastasiya Georgievskaya ... The Countess Cherry (voice)
Mikhail Nazvanov ... (voice)
Viktor Koltsov ... (voice)
Margarita Kupriyanova Margarita Kupriyanova ... (voice)
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Storyline

Chipollino is a fabulous onion boy. Contrary to the general opinion that tears are flowing from a bow, Chipollino is a very cheerful and kind boy. Once, during a procession of Prince Lemon through the streets, Chipollino accidentally stepped on his foot. The prince, furious, orders to find the criminal. Old Chipollone, the father of Chipollino, to save his son, takes his guilt upon himself, saying that he himself crushed the prince's leg. The old man is immediately seized and arrested. Chipollino decides at any price to save his father, in what his friends will help him. Written by Peter-Patrick76 (peter-patrick@mail.com)

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Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

1961 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

Cipollino, the Onion Boy See more »

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Soyuzmultfilm See more »
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In the film Signor Tomato escapes. In the book, after serving his time in prison, he was sent to work as a gardener. See more »

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Version of Hagymácska (1962) See more »

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