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Rated
PG
Runtime 79 min
Ratings
91% critics Rotten Tomatoes
66% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 7+ Common Sense Media
Genre Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Release 04/12/96
Actors Simon Callow, Richard Dreyfuss, Jane Leeves, Joanna Lumley
Directors Henry Selick
James' happy life at the English seaside is rudely ended when his parents are killed by a rhinoceros and he goes to live with his two horrid aunts. Daringly saving the life of a spider he comes into possession of magic boiled crocodile tongues, after which an enormous peach starts to grow in the garden. Venturing inside he meets not only the spider but a number of new friends including a ladybug and a centipede who help him with his plan to try and get to New York.
Genre Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Release 04/12/96
Actors Simon Callow, Richard Dreyfuss, Jane Leeves, Joanna Lumley
Directors Henry Selick
James' happy life at the English seaside is rudely ended when his parents are killed by a rhinoceros and he goes to live with his two horrid aunts. Daringly saving the life of a spider he comes into possession of magic boiled crocodile tongues, after which an enormous peach starts to grow in the garden. Venturing inside he meets not only the spider but a number of new friends including a ladybug and a centipede who help him with his plan to try and get to New York.