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In Search of Dr. Seuss (1994)

A nosy reporter wants to find out all she can about Dr. Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel), and gets told the real facts by several of his characters, with large snippets of his stories and songs... See full summary »

Director:

Vincent Paterson

Writers:

Keith R. Clarke, Dr. Seuss (characters)
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Nominated for 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kathy Najimy ... Kathy Lane
Matt Frewer ... The Cat in the Hat
Christopher Lloyd ... Mr. Hunch
Graham Jarvis ... The Farmer
Brady Bluhm ... Marco (segment "McElligot's Pool")
Andrea Martin ... The Ad Woman
David Paymer ... The Ad Man
J.D. Daniels ... Marco (segment "Mulberry Street")
Patrick Stewart ... Sgt. Mulvaney
Billy Crystal ... The Voice of America (voice)
Andraé Crouch Andraé Crouch ... Yertle (as Andrae Crouch)
Bright Eyes Bright Eyes ... Mack
Maxi Anderson Maxi Anderson ... Turtle Choir Member
Troy Burgess Troy Burgess ... Turtle Choir Member
Reggie Burrell Reggie Burrell ... Turtle Choir Member
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Storyline

A nosy reporter wants to find out all she can about Dr. Seuss (Theodor Seuss Geisel), and gets told the real facts by several of his characters, with large snippets of his stories and songs interspersed. Written by Kathy Li

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Take the entire family on a once in a lifetime trip See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 November 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Jornada Mágica See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Sir Patrick Stewart and Christopher Lloyd appeared in The Pagemaster (1994). See more »

Connections

References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Green Eggs & Ham
Performed by Howie Mandel
Lyrics: Dr. Seuss (as Theodor S. Geisel), Music: Steve Goldstein
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You're NEVER to old for Dr. Seuss!
6 October 2007 | by garfield2710See all my reviews

This is a great biography movie. I learned a lot about Dr. Seuss watching this movie and still think this is a great movie. I like to watch it again & again. I would recommend it for kids aged 6 and up. Even adults might like this movie. This is probably the best TV movie ever. A reporter (Kathy Najimby, Sister Act) wants to find out more about Dr. Seuss so she goes to his house who finds a strange man who turns out the be the Cat in the Hat (Matt Frewer, Honey I shrunk the kids). Now the reporter is on for the ride of a lifetime learning about Dr. Seuss, reading some of his stories & singing some songs. Special Appearances by Robin Williams, Billy Crystal, Christopher Lloyd (Back to the Future), Howie Mandel (Later to be known as the Host of Deal or No Deal) & David Payner. This is a really great movie an I highly recommend it.


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