Babe (movie)

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Babe
Directed by Chris Noonan
Produced by Catherine Barber
Philip Hearnshaw
Bill Miller
George Miller
Doug Mitchell
Daphne Paris
Written by Book:Dick King-Smith
Screenplay:George Miller
Chris Noonan
Narrated by Roscoe Lee Browne
Starring James Cromwell
Magda Szubanski
Christine Cavanaugh
Zoe Burton
Miriam Margolyes
Hugo Weaving
Miriam Flynn
Russi Taylor
Roscoe Lee Browne
Doris Grau
Danny Mann
Music by Nigel Westlake
Cinematography Andrew Lesnie
Editing by Marcus D'Arcy
Jay Friedkin
Distributed by Universal Studios
Release date(s) August 4, 1995 (1995-08-04)
Country United States
Australia
Language English
Followed by Babe: Pig in the City (1998)
A pig like "Babe"

Babe is an Australian-American movie which was made in 1995. It was nominated for seven Academy Awards including the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1996. It won the Academy Award for Visual Effects. It tells the story of a pig who learns how to look after sheep and becomes Australia's champion sheep dog. The movie stars Magda Szubanski, James Cromwell, and Zoe Burton. Some of the voices used by the animal characters were by Christine Cavanaugh and Hugo Weaving.[1]

Babe was made by Kennedy Miller Productions, the producer was George Miller and the director was Chris Noonan.[1] Noonan and Miller also wrote the story.[1] Babe was released by Universal Pictures. Babe was filmed at Robertson, New South Wales.[2]

A second movie about Babe the sheep pig was made called Babe: Pig in the City.

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