The tiny girl meets a fairy prince who saves her from the creatures of the woods.
Release Year: 1994
Rating: 5.9/10 (3,951 voted)
Stars: Jodi Benson, Gary Imhoff, Gino Conforti
A girl no bigger than her mother's thumb feels all alone in the world knowing she is the only person her size. Her wish for a companion at last comes true when the prince of the faerys arrives at her window sill. However, the niave Thumbelina's life goes downward from there when a toad kidnaps her. While she tries to find a way home, she begins to grow up and learns about hope with the help of the friends she always wanted.
Writers: Hans Christian Andersen, Don Bluth
Tawny Sunshine Glover
The director of "An American Tail" brings you the musical, magical, adventure of…
Release Date: 30 March 1994
Filming Locations: Ireland
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Did You Know?
Angeline Ball was the live-action reference model for Thumbelina as well as for Goldie in
Rock-A-Doodle which is another Don Bluth film.
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When Thumbelina is climbing to reach the sun her dress goes from intact to tattered once she reaches the surface.
Don't look now, dear husband, but our son is missing *again*.
So he is. I think he feels a bit silly riding that white butterfly we gave him.
Weel, why should he feel silly?
It dosn't make the right impression on the young ladies.
Well, what of the impression on the *court*! Colbert, my love, it is the Autumn *today*. And we have begun the golding of the leaves. He *should* be here!
He'll hurt himself. I just hope he's not buzzing through the vales on that wretched bumblebee. He is the crown prince, for Heaven's sake!
This is adorable! Very underrated!
This is a triumph for Don Bluth! I really enjoyed it. The songs are sweet, &
memorable. Jodie Benson (Ariel, The Little Mermaid) plays the title role, &
she has such a great voice. I would recommend this movie to any family who
is stuck in the Disney collection only rut. Give Thumbelina a