Elmo--the fuzzy, cuddly, ticklish hero to children everywhere--learns some valuable lessons about courage, sharing, and friendship when he must travel to Grouchland to find his cherished blue blanket. Packed with catchy songs, wonderful puppetry, and plenty of colorful new characters and familiar old SESAME STREET friends.
Mandy Patinkin - Stage/Film Actor/Singer
Vanessa Williams - American Singer/Miss America/Actress, ERASER (1996)
Vanessa L. Williams - American Singer/Miss America/Actress, ERASER (1996)
Gary Halvorson - Director/"Brett Butler"
Caroll Spinney - American Actor Inside Big Bird Costume
"...Kid-friendly charm....Preschoolers will be tickled by THE ADVENTURES OF ELMO IN GROUCHLAND..." Variety, p.85-6
Rating: B+ - Recommended - 01/21/2000 Entertainment Weekly, p.111
"...Wide-eyed and innocent..." - 07/01/2000 Sight and Sound, p.38
"...The Henson magic is at work....The film offers lessons about cooperation, perseverance and transformation..." - 10/01/1999 New York Times, p.E24
"...Certainly as entertaining as it is instructive in socialization skills..." - 11/01/1999 Box Office, p.163
"Only a real grouch wouldn't be a little tickled by this shag-carpeted guy's passionate pursuit of his beloved blanket....It's sure to click with the preschool clique..." - 10/08/1999 USA Today, p.11E