Whispers: An Elephant Tale

Poster for the movie "Whispers: An Elephant Tale"
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Whispers: An Elephant Tale (2000)

72 min - Drama, Family - 3 October 2000
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A nameless baby elephant-steer was just getting used to life in the herd, when poachers kill his mother, so he runs and gets lost. He's found by a grouchy female, Groove, the sister of an alpha-female, who walks off disgusted with life in her herd. Not exactly wholehearted, she still takes the orphan under her wing, 'till we find your herd', but fails to find his herd, or a new home with males -who find him disrespectful and mouthy- or her own herd, which nicknames the kid whispers since his trumpeting is so weak. meanwhile the fear for poachers and (that is, in the movie) lions drives them north over the great river, a long and dangerous journey...

Director:  Dereck Joubert

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Storyline

A nameless baby elephant-steer was just getting used to life in the herd, when poachers kill his mother, so he runs and gets lost. He's found by a grouchy female, Groove, the sister of an alpha-female, who walks off disgusted with life in her herd. Not exactly wholehearted, she still takes the orphan under her wing, 'till we find your herd', but fails to find his herd, or a new home with males -who find him disrespectful and mouthy- or her own herd, which nicknames the kid whispers since his trumpeting is so weak. meanwhile the fear for poachers and (that is, in the movie) lions drives them north over the great river, a long and dangerous journey...


Collections: Dereck Joubert

Tagline: The True-Life Adventure Of A Big Little Hero.

Genres: Drama, Family

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Language:  English
Release Date:  3 October 2000

Box Office

Budget:  $4
Revenue:  $537

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Walt Disney Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 12 min
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