Bedknobs and Broomsticks(Movie, 1971)

| 1h 57min | Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Kids & Family, Music
Bedknobs and BroomsticksRating: 3.5/5 (with 367367 votes)
Bedknobs and Broomsticks is a 1971 musical fantasy film directed by Robert Stevenson and songs written by the Sherman Brothers. It was produced by Bill Walsh for Walt Disney Productions. It is based upon the books The Magic Bedknob; or, How to Become a Witch in Ten Easy Lessons (1943) and Bonfires and Broomsticks (1947) by English children's author Mary Norton. The film, which combines live action and animation, stars Angela Lansbury, David Tomlinson, John Ericson, and introducing Ian Weighill, Cindy O'Callaghan, and Roy Snart. During the early 1960s, Bedknobs and Broomsticks entered development when the negotiations for the film rights to Mary Poppins (1964) were placed on hold. When the rights were acquired, the film was shelved repeatedly due to the similarities w... ()
Movie poster of Bedknobs and Broomsticks

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 57min
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Duration: 1h 57min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 57min
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 1h 57min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

Awards & Nominations for Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Academy Award for Best Visual Effects Academy Award for Best Costume Design Academy Award for Best Production Design Academy Award for Best Original Song Score Academy Award for Best Visual Effects

About Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Three children evacuated from London during World War II are forced to stay with an eccentric spinster (Eglantine Price). The children's initial fears disappear when they find out she is in fact a trainee witch.

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Trailer for Bedknobs and Broomsticks + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: London, England
Based on the work of: Mary Norton
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 21 languages: Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Norwegian Bokmål (NB), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 10/07/1971
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"La bruja novata"
"Heksen & Bezemstelen"
"Die tollkühne Hexe in ihrem fliegendem Bett"
"L'apprentie sorcière"
"تخت خواب سحر آمیز"
"Sängknoppar och Kvastskaft"
Budget: 20,000,000 USD
Revenue: 17,900,000 USD (= 90%)

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:4677, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 10/10/2021