Horton Hears a Who!
All Genres: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Release Year: 2008
Director: Jimmy HaywardSteve Martino
Sound: Dolby Digital, DTS
Writing by: Ken Daurio – screenplay
Cinco Paul – screenplay
Dr. Seuss – book
Dr. Seuss – story
Produced by: Audrey Geisel – executive producer
Bob Gordon – producer
Christopher Meledandri – executive producer
Chris Wedge – executive producer
Cast: Jim Carrey – Horton (voice)
Steve Carell – The Mayor of Whoville (voice)
Carol Burnett – Kangaroo (voice)
Will Arnett – Vlad (voice)
Seth Rogen – Morton (voice)
Dan Fogler – Councilman / Yummo Wickersham (voice)
Isla Fisher – Dr. Mary Lou Larue (voice)
Jonah Hill – Tommy (voice)
Amy Poehler – Sally O'Malley (voice)
Jaime Pressly – Mrs. Quilligan (voice)
Charles Osgood – Narrator (voice)
Music: John Powell
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Plot Outline: Horton the Elephant struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbors who refuse to believe it exists.
Plot: One day, Horton the elephant hears a cry from help coming from a speck of dust. Even though he can't see anyone on the speck, he decides to help it. As it turns out, the speck of dust is home to the Whos, who live in their city of Whoville. Horton agrees to help protect the Whos and their home, but this gives him nothing but torment from his neighbors, who refuse to believe that anything could survive on the speck. Still, Horton stands by the motto that, “After all, a person is a person, no matter how small.”
Movie Quotes: Horton: There's a tiny person on that speck that needs my help!
Crazy Credits: We know about 1 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
In the end titles, the dedication line says: “To Markus with love and light”.
Goofs: We know about 2 goofs. Here comes one of them:
Plot holes: If Horton broke the rope bridge, how did everyone else cross it before they caught him?
Trivia: There are 13 entries in the trivia list – like these: