Horton Hears A Who!
- 1h 26min
- Directed by: Jimmy Hayward, Steve Martino
- Written by: Cinco Paul, Ken Daurio, Keenan Donahue, Mike Reiss [uncredited]
- Cast: Jim Carrey, Steve Carell, Carol Burnett, Seth Rogen, Jesse McCartney, Will Arnett, Dan Fogler, Isla Fisher, Amy Poehler, Selena Gomez, Jaime Pressly
- Website: www.hortonmovie.com
Animators Blue Sky take a break from their ongoing Ice Age franchise to colourfully realise the universe of Dr Seuss' text. Both Carrey and Carrell are allowed full rein for their brand of vocal mugging as co-directors Hayward and Martino skilfully guide Horton towards a comforting moral about size not being all that important.
Dr Seuss' Horton hears a Who tells the story of Horton the Elephant who struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbors who refuse to believe it exists.
A funny family film with a lovable Elephant with the important moral that 'A Person's a Person, No Matter How Small!'
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Horton Hears A Who!13 Mar 2008
ANIMATION (U) 86min The magical rhyming whimsy of Dr Seuss was never more resistible than when rendered in live-action by comedians Jim Carrey (The Grinch) or Mike Myers (The Cat in the Hat). But technology has finally caught up with Seuss’s…
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