Genre:  Comedy, Family
Release Date: April 17, 1998

Current rating: Rating: 4.89
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Cast: Gena Rowlands, Jay Mohr, Tony Shalhoub, Cheech Marin, Bruce Davison, Matt Craven, Tia Texada


A talking parrot named Paulie narrates this tale about his best friend, a young girl who has difficulty learning to speak. When a therapist is brought in to work with the girl, she also ends up teaching Paulie, a bird with verbal and comprehension skills unlike any other of his kind. After the girl and her parrot are separated, Paulie begins an extraordinary adventure in the strange and wonderful world of humans, as he follows a 25-year quest to be reunited with his best friend.

Director: John Roberts
Studio: DreamWorks Pictures
Screenplay: Laurie Craig
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