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Actors: Richard E. Grant, Tom Long, Tara Morice, Sam Geer, Dayne Hudson
Director: Di Drew
Genres: Action & Adventure, Comedy, Kids & Family
PG     2004     1hr 28min

When "fowl play" rears its ugly head, three brave youngsters risk everything to save their best pal: a web-footed wonder from Down Under in this "riveting, astonishing adventure" (Chicago International Children's Film Fest...  more »


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Actors: Richard E. Grant, Tom Long, Tara Morice, Sam Geer, Dayne Hudson
Director: Di Drew
Creators: David Hannay, Colleen Champ, Gabrielle S. Prendergast, Heather Ogilvie, J. David Williams, Peter Thompson
Genres: Action & Adventure, Comedy, Kids & Family
Sub-Genres: Action & Adventure, Comedy, Comedy, Family Films
Studio: Allumination
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 02/24/2004
Original Release Date: 10/10/2001
Theatrical Release Date: 10/10/2001
Release Year: 2004
Run Time: 1hr 28min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Languages: English

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Member Movie Reviews

Ruth M. (spatzlemaker) from BEAVERTON, OR
Reviewed on 3/21/2009...
Really sweet Australian movie about three children who try to save a kidnapped duck. My 4-year old enjoyed it very much. Richard E. Grant is hilarious as the villian.

Movie Reviews

Great Family Viewing
Tessa Bente | Vancouver, Canada | 09/22/2004
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Looking for a movie the whole family can enjoy? Look no further than Hildegarde, a funny and touching story about 3 children searching for their duck-napped pet duck, Hildegarde. Kids will enjoy the "chase" as the kids' antics to get their duck back get wilder and wilder. Adults will love Richard E. Grant as the "bad guy", especially those of us who remember him from "Withnail and I". Funny, touching, sometimes sad, and very "uplifting" at the end (I don't want to give away too much of the GREAT ending!) Hildegarde is a little Australian gem, just perfect for family movie night - all you need to add is popcorn!"
A Real Old Style Kids Movie
Movie Mother | 09/16/2004
(5 out of 5 stars)

"For those parents of younger kids or who want to limit the amount of violence their kids watch this one is great. It has all the drama, adventure and tension without all the violence. We all cried (and laughed). Great for toddlers to pre-teens."