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Thumbelina (1994)

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Andersen's classic fairytale about the amzing story of a tiny beautiful girl size of the thumb emerged from a barleycorn flower and her love for the fairy prince Cornelius Pictures of characters with cast as voices
Jacquimo, the narrator of story, a brave bird lover of beautiful things for whom nothing is impossible
Jacquimo, the narrator of story, a brave bird lover of beautiful things for whom nothing is impossible
(Gino Conforti)
  Thumbelina thought that she was the only one her size in the whole world
Thumbelina thought that she was the only one her size in the whole world
(Jodi Benson)
  Cornelius, a sixteen years old fairy prince who rides on his bumblebee Buzz through the Vale of the Fairies
Cornelius, a sixteen years old fairy prince who rides on his bumblebee Buzz through the Vale of the Fairies
(Gary Imhoff)
 
Thumbelina's Mother who advises that: Don't ever wish to be anything but what you are
Thumbelina's Mother who advises that "Don't ever wish to be anything but what you are"
(Barbara Cook)
  Queen Tabitha 'You buzzed in here on that wretched thing', you're 'the crown prince, for heaven's sake'
Queen Tabitha "You buzzed in here on that wretched thing", you're "the crown prince, for heaven's sake"
(June Foray)
  King Colbert about Cornelius, his son 'It makes the wrong impression on the young ladies'
King Colbert about Cornelius, his son "It makes the wrong impression on the young ladies"
(Kenneth Mars)
 
Baby Bug, Gnatty, Li'l Bee, Thumbelina's little friends
Baby Bug, Gnatty, Li'l Bee, Thumbelina's little friends
(Kendall Cunningham, Tawny Sunshine Glover, Michael Nunes)
  Mr. Beetle, a connoisseur of sweet nectars, a designer of rare threads and a judge of beautiful women
Mr. Beetle, a connoisseur of sweet nectars, a designer of rare threads and a judge of beautiful women
(Gilbert Gottfried)
  Mrs. Toad is famous in show business. She kidnap Thumbelina to make from her a singer star for her own benefit
Mrs. Toad is famous in show business. She kidnap Thumbelina to make from her a singer star for her own benefit
(Charo)
 
Ms. Fieldmouse is snug and safe underground and sometimes she just blurt things out without thinking
Ms. Fieldmouse is snug and safe underground and sometimes she just blurt things out without thinking
(Carol Channing)
  Reverend Rat 'Thumbelina, do you take this mole to be your lawful wedded husband?'
Reverend Rat "Thumbelina, do you take this mole to be your lawful wedded husband?"
(Will Ryan)
  Mr. Mole who is glad that he's not a bird, bothering the world with endless twittering
Mr. Mole who is glad that he's not a bird, bothering the world with endless twittering
(John Hurt)
 
Hero, Thumbelina's Mother old dog
Hero, Thumbelina's Mother old dog
(Will Ryan)
  Family Singers de Espana: Grundel, Mozo, Gringo
Family Singers de Espana: Gringo, Grundel, Mozo
(Loren Lester, Joe Lynch, Danny Mann)
  Goose, Cow, Goat from Farm Animals
Goose, Cow, Goat from Farm Animals
(Tony Jay, Will Ryan)
Intro lines JACQUIMO [SINGING]: La, la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la If you follow your heart Ho, ho-ho-ho-ho-ho-ho-ho-ho When you follow your heart [SPEAKING]: Hello. Welcome to Paris, city of loveWelcome to Paris, city of love. Who am I? I am Jacquimo, swallow extraordinaire and lover of beautiful thingsI am Jacquimo, swallow extraordinaire and lover of beautiful things. [SINGING]: You're sure to do impossible things / If you follow your heart / You're sure to fly on magical wings / When you follow your heart [SPEAKING]: Oh, that is very nice, n'est-ce pas? And I like what it is saying. It is saying, "Follow your heart and nothing is impossible!" [SINGING]: You're sure to do impossible things... [SPEAKING]: Ha, ha! I love the sound of my voice! [SINGING]: When you follow your heart / When you follow your heart. [SPEAKING]: I love great romances. I myself am a swallow of great passion. These are stories about people with impossible problems. Samson loved Delilah. Oh, that was really impossible. Romeo et Juliet, oh, impossible. But the most impossible of all the stories is impossibly small. The story of Thumbelina: Once upon a timeThe story of Thumbelina: Once upon a time, there was a lonely woman who longed to have a child to call her own. One day she paid a visit to a good witch who gave her a tiny barleycorn. Plant it in a flowerpota tiny barleycorn. Plant it in a flowerpot, she says, and see what happens. The woman did as she was told and by and by it began growing. Until at last... Full quotes part 1 MOTHER: Oh, what a pretty flower! THUMBELINA: Hello, Mother. MOTHER: I will call you "Thumbelina." JACQUIMO: Thumbelina. But can you imagine the troubles for a little girl no bigger than your thumbcan you imagine the troubles for a little girl no bigger than your thumb? MOTHER: Now, here's a story about the noble dog who saved the king from the wicked wizard. Once upon a time... THUMBELINA: Oh, Mother, please. Are there any stories about little people? MOTHER: Well, as a matter of fact there are, Thumbelina. Look. THUMBELINA: They are little, just like meThey are little, just like me. But what are those? MOTHER: They're wings, Thumbelina. These are fairies, and fairies have wings so they can fly. THUMBELINA: Mother, have you ever seen a fairy? MOTHER: Well, I thought I did once. THUMBELINA: Really? MOTHER: Yes. And here, the fairy prince and princess are having a wedding. THUMBELINA: And they live happily ever after. MOTHER: Oh, usually, dear. THUMBELINA: Hmm. I suppose it works best if two people are about the same size. MOTHER: Yes, of course. THUMBELINA: Well, that's not fair. I must be the only little person in the whole world. I wish I were big. MOTHER: Oh, no, Thumbelina. No. Don't ever wish to be anything but what you are. MOTHER: Bedtime, my dear. It's been a long day. You must go to sleep now. Sleep tight. THUMBELINA: Mother? MOTHER: Mm-hm? THUMBELINA: Would you please leave the book open? MOTHER: Of course, dear. THUMBELINA: I wanna look at the pictures while I go to sleep. MOTHER: There. THUMBELINA: Good night, Mother. MOTHER: Good night, Thumbelina. You take good care of her, Hero. THUMBELINA: I wonder if there really are such things as fairies. Hmm. NOTE: To watch the pictures in high resolution, click on them
Production
Directed by Don Bluth, Gary Goldman; screenplay Don Bluth; music by Mark Isham, William Ross; film editing by Fiona Trayler; art direction by Barry Atkinson.

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Thumbelina
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Soon
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On the Road
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Follow Your Heart
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Yer Beautiful, Baby
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Marry the Mole
 
Thumbelina (1994)
Thumbelina (1994)
  2 meet the prince
2 meet the prince
  3 was stolen away
3 was stolen away
  4 find my way home
4 find my way home
5 look what I do
5 look what I do
  6 down from up there
6 down from up there
  7 have a story to tell
7 have a story to tell
  8 be your only love
8 be your only love
Trivia
The film facing heavy competition with The Lion King (1994), Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie and Batman Mask of the Phantasm (1993).
Thumbelina was in production from February 1991 to May 1993 at Don Bluth Entertainment (formerly known as Sullivan Bluth Studios at that time) in Dublin, Ireland." (Wikipedia)
This is one of two films based on Hans Christian Andersen fairy tales to feature Jodi Benson as the titular character. The first was, more famously, The Little Mermaid (1989). The producers generated positive ratings during test screenings by playing the Walt Disney Pictures logo at the beginning, making viewers think they were watching a Disney movie. The character Jacquimo is named after Giacomo Casanova, who was well-known for his seductive ways and often called the world's greatest lover. (IMDB)