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Grand Champion (2002)

G | | Comedy, Family | March 2002 (USA)
The tale of a spunky young boy named Buddy and his prize-winning calf, Hokey, as they climb from the underdog position up through the ranks of several Texas stock shows to ultimately fight to win the coveted title of Grand Champion.

Director:

Barry Tubb

Writer:

Barry Tubb
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Joey Lauren Adams ... Hallie
Jacob Fisher Jacob Fisher ... Buddy
Emma Roberts ... Sister
Barry Tubb ... Dr. Alfred / Jesse James Davis
Hokey Hokey ... Self - steer
Cache Williams Cache Williams ... Edgar
Candance Henry Candance Henry ... Dorthea
Broderick Beaver Broderick Beaver ... John Lee Bloomer
Steven Bland Steven Bland ... Pete (as Steven 'Dooky' Bland)
Natalie Maines ... Fiona / KMOO DJ
Sue Molnar Sue Molnar ... DJ Assistant
Eloise DeJoria ... Mitzi Bloomer
Andy Buckley ... Frank Bloomer (as Andy Buckley)
Andy Smith Jr. Andy Smith Jr. ... County Show Announcer
Jo Carol Pierce Jo Carol Pierce ... Check Out Lady
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'Grand Champion' weaves the tale of a spunky young boy named Buddy and his prize-winning calf, Hokey, as they climb from the underdog position and up through the ranks of several Texas stock shows to ultimately win the coveted title of Grand Champion. People from all walks of life help Buddy and Hokey make their way across Texas by cheering them on to a toe-tapping surprise ending. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Steered Wrong!
7 September 2004 | by jsalavarSee all my reviews

First of all, IMDb has this listed as a 2002 release but it was just released in August 2004. Second, this movie stinks. Bad acting, bad editing, bad writing, bad plot. The entire cast and crew must have fallen into one of Hokey's cow patties before putting this thing together. My son and I laughed not because the movie was funny but because it was embarrassingly bad. I put it up there with Disney's Lilo & Stitch as far as stinkers.

Julia Roberts and Bruce Willis in this movie??? Barry Tubbs must have some goat pictures or something

Don't waste your money at the theater or on the DVD.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Kent County, Texas, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$14,035, 29 August 2004

Gross USA:

$54,579

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$54,579
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