Joey (1997)





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This Australian animal adventure begins at a Queensland farm where young Billy (Jamie Croft), who lives with his widowed mother Penny (Rebecca Gibney), likes to watch the kangaroos, including baby Joey. Mean-spirited neighbor Dixon (Errol O'Neill) hires brutish Kanga Catcher (Harold Hopkins) to remove the 'roos. They are drugged and carted off, leaving Joey without a mother, so Billy heads for the city with Joey in his backpack. After he teams with Linda Ross (Alex McKenna), free-spirited … More

Rating: PG (adult situations/language)
Genre: Action & Adventure, Kids & Family
Directed By:
In Theaters:
On DVD: Feb 4, 2003
MGM Home Entertainment


as Billy MacGregor

as Linda Ross

as Penny MacGregor

as Ambassador Ted Ross

as Sylvia Vanderberg

as Kanga Catcher

as Old Man Dixon

as Constable Walker
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October 11, 2005

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
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Audience Reviews for Joey

Family friendly Australian movie about a boy and a girl trying to reunite a kangaroo joey named you guessed it Joey with its kidnapped parents and break up a illegal kangaroo fighting ring. A great family film that is fun and worth a look.

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