The Daily Movie Quote: Babe
"That'll do, pig. That'll do." - Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)
Universal Pictures, Rated G, 89 minutes.
Directed By: Chris Noonan
Christine Cavanaugh - Babe (Voice)
James Cromwell - Farmer Arthur H. Hoggett
Magda Szubanski - Esme Hoggett
Roscoe Lee Browne - Narrator (Voice)
Miriam Margolyes - Fly (Voice)
Danny Mann - Ferdinand (Voice)
Hugo Weaving - Rex (Voice)
Miriam Flynn - Maa (Voice)
Total Domestic Box Office Gross: $63,658, 910
Synopsis: A pig, Babe, is raise by sheepdogs and eventually uses those skills to help Farmer Hoggett.
Fact: 48 pigs were used in the role of Babe because of their rapid growth.
Trivia: James Cromwell had limited vocal ques, he sung 61 words and spoke only 171 words.
Movie Mistake: Farmer Hoggetts sheep have full coats shortly after they've been sheared.
My Take: Great family film. Original, fun and entertaining. Parents, Babe is one of those movies that you can plop your 3-5 year old in front of and they'll stay put.
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