Overall Rank: 5673
Average Rating: 2.6/4
# of Ratings: 50
Theatrical Release Date: 12/19/1967
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
MPAA Rating: G
Director: Richard Fleischer
Actors: Rex Harrison, Samantha Eggar, Anthony Newley, Richard Attenborough, Peter Bull, Muriel Landers
Plot: Fed up with human patients, the dogged Doctor Dolittle switches specialties -- and species. After learning to speak hundreds of animal languages, he takes to the high seas as a world-famous veterinarian in search of the Great Pink Sea Snail.
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Snoogans - wrote on 12/07/2011
Fun fantasy story for families. I still watch it now and then.
mitchellyoung - wrote on 10/29/2011
Rex Harrison's genial Dr. Dolittle and the film's clever blend of comedy and heart is miles away from the horrific Eddie Murphy remake. This film manages to keep a lot of the magic that exudes from the classic book.
Ikkinbot - wrote on 10/04/2009
This Doctor Dolittle is much better than the Eddie Murphy remake. It stays pretty close to the book version of Dr. Dolittle. Rex Harrison is great. It is a little slow compared to modern family movies, but it is still pretty good. Probably best for children with some attention span.
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