Whispers: An Elephant's Tale (2000)

Whispers: An Elephant's Tale (2000)

Whispers: An Elephant's Tale





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Beverly Joubert and Derek Joubert, a husband-and-wife team who've won widespread acclaim (and a certain amount of controversy) for their beautiful but unflinchingly realistic wildlife documentaries (including Eternal Enemies and Wildlife Warriors), wrote and directed this feature-length drama that uses footage of animals in the wild to tell a story about elephants in their native environment. After the death of its mother, a baby elephant named Whispers (voice of Debi Derryberry) grabs the tail … More

Rating: G
Genre: Documentary, Kids & Family
Directed By:
Written By: Dereck Joubert, Jordan Moffet, Holly Goldberg Sloan
In Theaters:
On DVD: Oct 23, 2001
Walt Disney Productions


as Whispers

as Half Tusk

as Gentle Heart

as Adult Whispers

as Tuskless

as Round

as Spike

as Tough-Tusk

as Macho Bull

as Stranger/Herd Elepha...
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Critic Reviews for Whispers: An Elephant's Tale

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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
New York Times
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Audience Reviews for Whispers: An Elephant's Tale


As far as kids movies based on live action animals go, this one is better than most. Still, some pretty chilling scenes that children should not see, and I'm assuming that's their targeted audience,

Dillon Lupky
Dillon Lupky

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Not to be confused with a documentary, this film is meant to be heartwarming. Very enjoyable for kids.


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