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      The Real Macaw

      G 1998 1h 31m Adventure List
      Reviews 94% Audience Score 50+ Ratings A macaw that belonged to a pirate 140 years earlier helps its owner's (Jason Robards) grandson (Jamie Croft) find buried treasure. Read More Read Less Watch on Prime Video Stream Now

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      Brian Costello Common Sense Media Silly boy-and-his-pet adventure has some peril, slapstick. Rated: 3/5 Jul 25, 2012 Full Review Cheryl DeWolfe Apollo Guide Rated: 56/100 Jan 1, 2000 Full Review Read all reviews

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      Audience Member Compared to other Australian classics, it would be outclassed severely, but even with its own flaws, this movie managed to touch me in the right spot. It is also noted that Bill Conti composed the music for this film, who would also be known for his contributions in Rocky, The Karate Kid and For Your Eyes Only. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 01/26/23 Full Review Audience Member One I've always loved. Even with the awful acting, it is really good! It has so much excitement! I remember seeing it in the theatres with my mum when I was tiny. I think it was the first film I may have seen in theatres. Mum really likes this film too. I has a really beautiful song in it too. Give it 4 1/12 stars because of the acting Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 01/31/23 Full Review Audience Member The real Macaw is a great movie but the only problem is that Mac is supposed to be voiced by John Goodman he is voiced by him in the vhs copy of the movie but not in the region 2 or 4 dvds. Rated 4 out of 5 stars 02/26/23 Full Review Audience Member I found this film to be entertaining and heartwarming. It was exciting and a great little treasure hunting film. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 01/24/23 Full Review Audience Member marvellous adventure movie. Nothing spectacular and the acting is terrible. But this holds a special childhold place in my heart! Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars 02/18/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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      Synopsis A macaw that belonged to a pirate 140 years earlier helps its owner's (Jason Robards) grandson (Jamie Croft) find buried treasure.
      Director
      Mario Andreacchio
      Producer
      Margot McDonald
      Production Co
      Paramount
      Rating
      G
      Genre
      Adventure
      Original Language
      English
      Release Date (Streaming)
      Sep 22, 2019
      Runtime
      1h 31m
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