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The Indian in the Cupboard is an American fantasy adventure film based on the book of the same name written by Lynne Reid Banks. Made in 1995, the film revolves around a young boy named Ormi who receives an old cupboard and a plastic Native American figurine for his ninth birthday. Going through a box of his mother's old keys, he finds one that opens the old cupboard, and so his adventure begins.

Special effects were used to create the illusion of three inch tall people as well as special stunts. The movie received a 70% score based on reviews from 20 different critics. The film ranked at number six at the North American box office upon release bringing in $35 million dollars. Two actors, Rishi Bhat and Hal Scardino, were both nominated for the Young Artist Award for their work on the film.

In one scene Ormis’ brothers pet rat can be seen. The rat was created by Jim Henson's Creature Shop and operated behind the scenes.

The Indian in the Cupboard is an Adventure, Kids & Family, Fantasy movie that was released in 1995 and has a run time of 1 hr 36 min. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0 and a MetaScore of 58.

Where do I stream The Indian in the Cupboard online? The Indian in the Cupboard is available to watch and stream, download, buy on demand at Netflix, Amazon, Apple TV, Vudu online. Some platforms allow you to rent The Indian in the Cupboard for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

| 1995 | 1 hr 36 min | 6.0/10 | 58/100
Hal Scardino, Litefoot, Lindsay Crouse, Richard Jenkins
Kennedy/Marshall, Scholastic Productions
Frank Oz
Produced By
Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Jane Startz, - Executive Producer -, Robert Harris, Marty Keltz, Bernard Williams, Deborah Forte (uncredited), - Associate Producer -, Arthur F. Repola, Michelle Wright