The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking (1988)

100 min - Fantasy, Adventure, Family - 6 July 1988

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After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso,and her pet monkey, Mr. Neilson, and takes up residence in the old family home, which is thought by neighborhood children to be haunted. Soon, two children, Tommy and his sister Anika, venture into the house only to meet up with Pippi. The three soon become friends and get into various adventures together, including cleaning the floor with scrubbing shoes, dodging the "splunks", going down a waterfall in barrels, and helping Pippi with the problem of having to go to an orphanage. Older children will probably get the most out of this movie.

Director:  Ken Annakin

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Storyline

After her father's ship is carried off by a sudden storm, the spunky Pippi Longstocking is stranded with her horse, Alfonso,and her pet monkey, Mr. Neilson, and takes up residence in the old family home, which is thought by neighborhood children to be haunted. Soon, two children, Tommy and his sister Anika, venture into the house only to meet up with Pippi. The three soon become friends and get into various adventures together, including cleaning the floor with scrubbing shoes, dodging the "splunks", going down a waterfall in barrels, and helping Pippi with the problem of having to go to an orphanage. Older children will probably get the most out of this movie.


Tagline: Come see Pippi as you've never seen her before!

Details

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Country:   Sweden United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  6 July 1988

Box Office

Budget:  $5,000,000
Revenue:  $3,569,939

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Columbia Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 40 min

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