When a film spends nearly a year in postproduction undergoing major rewrites and recasting, as this film did, it's usually a sure sign of a disaster in the making. Not so in this case. A remake of Disney's own 1963 hit THE INCREDIBLE JOURNEY, based on the 1960 novel by Sheila Burnford,
this agreeable talking-pets adventure pulled in generally good reviews and more than $37 million at the box office by effectively pitching cuteness to kids without sending parents into sugar shock.
After marrying Laura (Kim Greist), college professor Bob (Robert Hays) packs up his new wife and her three kids--Hope (Veronica Lauren), Jamie (Kevin Chevalia), and Peter (Benj Thall)...