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The Borrowers
Directed by:
Peter Hewitt

"The Borrowers" (also known as "Fall für d'Borger, En", "Fall für die Borger, Ein", "Rubacchiotti, I") is a Comedy/Family film directed by Peter Hewitt, and written by Gavin Scott (screenplay), released in the USA on February 13 of 1998 . John Goodman is starring, alongside Mark Williams, Jim Broadbent, Celia Imrie, Flora Newbigin and Tom Felton.

The screen's smallest heroes in the year's biggest adventure.

Who directed "The Borrowers":

The Borrowers was directed by Peter Hewitt, a director, writer, and actor.

Before making The Borrowers, Peter Hewitt had directed Tom and Huck, released in 1995, Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991). Since, he directed Garfield, released in 2004, The Great Hartford Elementary Heist (2006), The Lonely Maiden (2008), Home Alone: The Holiday Heist (2012).

When was "The Borrowers" released:

The Borrowers was initially released on Friday, February 13, 1998, in the United States. Also released on this day was Sphere (dir. Barry Levinson). This was twenty-one (21) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, December 05, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, October 07, 1998 in France; Thursday, December 11, 1997 in Germany; Thursday, April 01, 1999 in Italy; Tuesday, February 17, 1998 in Spain and on Thursday, April 09, 1998 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "The Borrowers":

At the casting of The Borrowers we find John Goodman, previously seen in The Flintstones (1994) and The Hudsucker Proxy (1994); Mark Williams (101 Dalmatians (1996), High Season (1987)); Jim Broadbent (Smilla's Sense of Snow (1997), The Secret Agent (1996)) [ more... ]

  • Tom Felton and Mark Williams can be seen in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, released in 2004.
  • Mark Williams and Tom Felton also worked together in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, released in 2002.
  • Tom Felton and Mark Williams can be seen in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, released in 2007.
  • Tom Felton and Mark Williams can also be seen in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, released in 2005.

What is the Storyline of "The Borrowers":

Young Pete Lender (Bradley Pierce) is setting up traps around his house, explaining to his parents that things in their house are being stolen, despite his parents believing otherwise. However, it turns out that a family of tiny people ("Borrowers"), are living in the house, borrowing stuff without being seen. Pod Clock (Jim Broadbent), Arrietty Clock (Flora Newbigin) and Peagreen Clock (Tom Felton) make their way through the kitchen to "borrow" the radio's battery. Arrietty, while treating herself with [...]

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