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Overview

The Talking Parcel is based on a 1974 book by Gerald Durrell in which a young girl is transported to the fantasy land of Mythologia to save it from cockatrices. She is aided by a talking parrot and encounter many other magical creatures, including a mooncalf.

  1. Brian Cosgrove

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lisa Norris

    Penelope

  2. Freddie Jones

    Freddie Jones

    Parrot

  3. Mollie Sugden

    Hortense, the Flying Train

  4. Roy Kinnear

    Roy Kinnear

    Ethelred

  5. Michael Hordern

    Michael Hordern

    Oswald, the Sea Serpent

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The Talking Parcel

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 26, 1978
    U
    Theatrical

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    All ages admitted, there is nothing unsuitable for children.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 0m

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