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Rated
G
Runtime 128 min
Ratings
54% critics Rotten Tomatoes
60% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 7+ Common Sense Media
Genre Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Release 11/03/77
Actors Helen Reddy, Jim Dale, Mickey Rooney, Red Buttons
Directors Don Chaffey, Don Bluth
In New England in the early 20th century, Pete is a nine-year-old orphan escaping from his brutal adoptive parents, the Gogans, with his only friend, a cartoon dragon named Elliott. They successfully escape to Passamaquoddy, Maine, and live with Nora, a lighthouse keeper, and her father, Lampie. Elliott is sought for medicinal purposes by the corrupt Dr. Terminus.
Genre Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Release 11/03/77
Actors Helen Reddy, Jim Dale, Mickey Rooney, Red Buttons
Directors Don Chaffey, Don Bluth
In New England in the early 20th century, Pete is a nine-year-old orphan escaping from his brutal adoptive parents, the Gogans, with his only friend, a cartoon dragon named Elliott. They successfully escape to Passamaquoddy, Maine, and live with Nora, a lighthouse keeper, and her father, Lampie. Elliott is sought for medicinal purposes by the corrupt Dr. Terminus.