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The Magic Roundabout is a french film of genre Fantasy released in USA on 2 february 2005 with Kylie Minogue

The Magic Roundabout (2005)

Pollux : Le Manège enchanté

The Magic Roundabout
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Released in USA 2 february 2005
Length 1h18
OriginFrance
Genres Fantasy,    Adventure,    Animation
Rating52% 2.6059452.6059452.6059452.6059452.605945

The Magic Roundabout (released in France as Pollux - Le manège enchanté) is a 2005 French-British computer-animated adventure fantasy film based on the television series of the same name.

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The film begins as the wizard Zebedee, a red jack-in-the-box-like creature, is having a nightmare about being chased by a rampaging blue jack-in-the-box creature.

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