Director: Gary Halvorson - Director/"Brett Butler"
Theatrical Release: 1999
Rated: G (MPAA)
Length: 73 mins
Studio: Sony Pictures Home
Elmo--the fuzzy, cuddly, ticklish hero to children everywhere--learns some valuable lessons about courage, sharing, and friendship when he must travel to Grouchland to find his cherished blue blanket. Packed with catchy songs, wonderful puppetry, and plenty of colorful new characters and familiar old SESAME STREET friends.;
Mandy Patinkin - Stage/Film Actor/Singer
Fran Brill -
Jerry Nelson -
Caroll Spinney - American Actor Inside Big Bird Costume
Steve Whitmire -
Gary Halvorson - Director/"Brett Butler"
"...Kid-friendly charm....Preschoolers will be tickled by THE ADVENTURES OF ELMO IN GROUCHLAND..."
Rating: B+ - Recommended<BR>
"...Wide-eyed and innocent..."
"...The Henson magic is at work....The film offers lessons about cooperation, perseverance and transformation..."
"...Certainly as entertaining as it is instructive in socialization skills..."
"Only a real grouch wouldn't be a little tickled by this shag-carpeted guy's passionate pursuit of his beloved blanket....It's sure to click with the preschool clique..."