Tall Tale

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"Sometime the hero ends up being you!"
  • PG
  • 1995
  • 1 hr 37 min
  • 5.9  (3,666)

In 1905, a young boy by the name of Daniel Hackett has become unhappy about his life as a farmer and wants to live in New York City. Daniel's father enjoys telling his son tall tales to pass the time. Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan and John Henry are among the tales that would be repeated to Daniel over and over again. A greedy land developer comes to visit to see if the land is for sale, when Daniel's father refuses the offer. He is then hunted down and shot. Daniel becomes upset about what has happened to his father. He runs away from home and falls asleep in his father's boat. He then wakes up in a Texas desert and embarks on a journey where he actually meets Pecos Bill, John Henry and Paul Bunyan.

Tall Tale
Description
In 1905, a young boy by the name of Daniel Hackett has become unhappy about his life as a farmer and wants to live in New York City. Daniel's father enjoys telling his son tall tales to pass the time. Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan and John Henry are among the tales that would be repeated to Daniel over and over again. A greedy land developer comes to visit to see if the land is for sale, when Daniel's father refuses the offer. He is then hunted down and shot.

Daniel becomes upset about what has happened to his father. He runs away from home and falls asleep in his father's boat. He then wakes up in a Texas desert and embarks on a journey where he actually meets Pecos Bill, John Henry and Paul Bunyan.

Tall Tale is a 1995 adventure movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 37 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.9.

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  • Release Date
    1995
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 37 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.9  (3,666)