Allreaders.com

The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking Movie Review Summary

Actors: Tami Erin, Eileen Brennan

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking


Pippi Longstocking is an extraordinary girl. The daughter of a pirate, she was raised and schooled at sea. But a horrible storm carries off her father's ship, and Pippi find herself stranded alone with her pet horse and monkey. They live alone in her family's old home.
Click here to see the rest of this review


Soon Pippi befriends two kids Tommy and Annika, and together they have crazy, wild adventures. Pippi can lift her horse, walk on walls (thanks to some special glue), and make a fake airplane fly simply by twirling a paddle. She teaches the kids to dream and have fun.

But Pippi can't live alone forever, and she is forced into an orphanage run by the strict Miss Bannister who has no tolerance for Pippi's antics. The conformity, strictness, and boredom are hard on Pippi.

Will she ever be reuniting with her father again? And if she is, can she leave her new friends?
The review of this Movie prepared by Sarah Bastin



Script Analysis of The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Kids growing up/acting up?    -   Yes Comedy or Parody about    -   musical Parent(s) gone?    -   Orphan story How much humor v. drama    -   Mostly humor, but some serious drama Age group    -   trouble in grade school

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a teen Has magical powers?    -   Yes Magical/mental powers of main character:    -   can talk to animals    -   super strength Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American

Setting

United States    -   Yes Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   river City?    -   Yes Misc setting    -   school

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   None If lots of song/dance...    -   lot of singing If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 5-10 Is this movie based on a    -   book

Movies with storylines, themes & endings like The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking

The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking Message Board (click here)
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!
Or



Our Chief Librarian