The Indian in the Cupboard1995

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The Indian in the Cupboard
Directed by:
Frank Oz

Directed by Frank Oz, and written by Melissa Mathison (screenplay), "The Indian in the Cupboard" (also known as "Indianer im K├╝chenschrank, Der", "Chiave magica, La") is a Family/Adventure/Fantasy film, released on July 14 of 1995 in the USA . Hal Scardino is starring, alongside Litefoot, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Jenkins, Rishi Bhat and Steve Coogan.

Adventure comes to life

Who directed "The Indian in the Cupboard":

The Indian in the Cupboard was directed by Frank Oz, an English actor, director, producer, and writer.

Before The Indian in the Cupboard, Frank Oz had directed HouseSitter, released in 1992, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988), Little Shop of Horrors (1986), The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984), The Dark Crystal (1982). Since, he directed In & Out, released in 1997, Bowfinger (1999), The Score (2001), Death at a Funeral (2007).

What was the release date of "The Indian in the Cupboard":

The Indian in the Cupboard was initally released in the United States on Friday, July 14, 1995. Also released on this day was Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (dir. Geoff Murphy). This was twenty-four (24) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, December 26, 1995 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, December 20, 1995 in France; Thursday, December 07, 1995 in Germany; Tuesday, November 07, 1995 in Spain and on Thursday, March 28, 1996 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "The Indian in the Cupboard":

At the casting of The Indian in the Cupboard we find Hal Scardino, previously seen in Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993); Litefoot (Kull the Conqueror (1997), Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)); Lindsay Crouse (Bye Bye Love (1995), The Halloween Tree (1993)) [ more... ]

  • Nestor Serrano and Lindsay Crouse can be seen in The Insider, released in 1999.
  • Nestor Serrano and Sakina Jaffrey also appeared in Definitely, Maybe, released in 2008.

What is the Storyline of "The Indian in the Cupboard":

On his ninth birthday, Omri (Hal Scardino) receives many presents. Two of them first seem to be less important: an old cupboard from his brother and a little Indian figure made of plastic from his best friend (Rishi Bhat). But these two presents turn out to be much more magic than the rest. He puts the Indian in the cupboard and wakes up in the morning to find him alive. What happens next

is an extraordinary adventure that Omri and Little Bear take into the world of reality.


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