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The Indian in the Cupboard

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Release Date: July 14, 1995Running Time: 96 mins.
MPAA Rating: PGBox Office: $31,114,950.00
Genre: Adaptation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy


Lindsay Crouse

Richard Jenkins

Steve Coogan

David Keith

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On Omri's ninth birthday, he receives a skateboard, a helmet, a Skeleton Warrior action figure, an old wooden cupboard, and a miniature plastic Indian. That night, Omri finds a special key and locks the Indian inside the cupboard without dreaming of the magic to follow. When Omri opens the cupboard, a three-inch-tall living Indian named Little Bear emerges. Little Bear is from the Onondaga nation, which is part of the Iroquois confederacy; he's also from 1761, a time when his people are in danger of extinction. Omri hides Little Bear from his family and shares this secret only with his best friend, Patrick. Ignoring Omri's warnings, Patrick places a plastic cowboy inside the cupboard and ano... Full Summary >>