The Magic Pudding is a 2000 Australian animated musical adventure comedy film loosely based on the story of the same name by Norman Lindsay. Directed by Karl Zwicky, the film features an ensemble cast of known voice actors, including Sam Neill, Geoffrey Rush, Hugo Weaving, Jack Thompson, Toni Collette and John Cleese.
The Magic Pudding was released on VHS and DVD in 2001.
Also the behind the scenes in the film.
A magical animated adventure for the whole family has arrived!
Meet Albert, the Magic Pudding, Bunyip Bluegum, a splendid young koala and his seafaring friends Bill Barnacle and Sam Sawnoff. Together they fight off the bungled attempts of pudding thieves, Possum and Wombat, and try to solve the mystery of Bunyip's parents' disappearance.
Based on the classic novel by Norman Lindsay, The Magic Pudding features the voices of John Cleese, Sam Neill, Geoffrey Rush, Hugo Weaving, Jack Thompson, Toni Collette and Mary Coustas.
Come join Bunyip, Sam, Bill, and Albert as they put their friendship to the test to defeat the villainous Buncle once and for all!
- John Cleese as Albert the Magic Pudding
- Geoffrey Rush as Bunyip Bluegum
- Hugo Weaving as Bill Barnacle
- Sam Neill as Sam Sawnoff
- Jack Thompson as Buncle
- Toni Collette as Meg Bluegum
- Roy Billing as Tom Bluegum
- Greg Carroll as Watkin Wombat
- Dave Gibson as Patrick O'Possum and Wattleberry
- Mary Coustas as Ginger
- John Laws as Rumpus Bumpus
- Sandy Gore as Frog on the Log
- Michael Veitch as Bandicoot
- Peter Gwynne as Benjamin Brandysnap
- Robyn Moore as Henrietta Hedgehog
- Martin Vaughan as Parrot
- Gerry Connolly as Dobson Dorking
- The Baking of the Magic Pudding