A Simple Wish1997

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A Simple Wish
Directed by:
Michael Ritchie

Directed by Michael Ritchie, "A Simple Wish" (also known as "Semplice desiderio, Un", "Zauberwunsch, Der") is a Family/Comedy/Fantasy film, released in the USA on July 11 of 1997 . Robert Pastorelli and Ruby Dee are starring, alongside Francis Capra, Jonathan Hadary, Deborah Odell and Mara Wilson.

Anabel made a wish. Murray made a mess

Who is the director of "A Simple Wish":

A Simple Wish was directed by Michael Ritchie, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.

Before directing A Simple Wish, Michael Ritchie had directed The Fantasticks, released in 1995, Cops and Robbersons (1994), Diggstown (1992), Fletch Lives (1989), The Couch Trip (1988), and The Golden Child (1986).

What was the release date of "A Simple Wish":

A Simple Wish was first released in the United States on Friday, July 11, 1997. Another film released on Friday, July 11, 1997 is Dirty Weekend (dir. Michael Winner). This was twenty-two (22) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, October 17, 1997 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 08, 1998 in France; Friday, July 03, 1998 in Spain and on Thursday, September 25, 1997 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "A Simple Wish":

At the casting of A Simple Wish we find Robert Pastorelli, previously seen in Eraser (1996) and Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993); Ruby Dee (Just Cause (1995), Cop and ½ (1993)); Francis Capra (Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (1995), A Bronx Tale (1993)) [ more... ]

  • Martin Short and Jack McGee also worked together in Jungle 2 Jungle, released in 1997.
  • Jack McGee and Martin Short can be seen in Three Fugitives, released in 1989.
  • Mara Wilson and Jack McGee also appeared together in Miracle on 34th Street, released in 1994.

What is the Storyline of "A Simple Wish":

The film begins with many fairy godmothers taking an exam. There is only one male one doing it, after a few hours of unsuccessfully trying to copy the others in order to pass his own quicker. He eventually finishes. The film then takes place three months after the exam concerning the life of an otherwise insignificant park carriage driver and aspiring actor named Oliver Greening (Robert Pastorelli). After an accident with his horse, Duchess, he picks up his daughter, Annabel (Mara Wilson), and son, [...]

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