Wishing Machine

  • 1971
  • Movie
  • G
  • Children's, Fantasy

Two boys see their fantasies come true when they encounter a wishing machine at a carnival. They build a similar machine, and their overactive imaginations take them on a perilous journey to the moon. Heedless of such responsibilities as making provision for the return trip home, the two are given a good lesson in discovering the limitations of their dreams....read more

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Two boys see their fantasies come true when they encounter a wishing machine at a carnival. They build a similar machine, and their overactive imaginations take them on a perilous journey to the moon. Heedless of such responsibilities as making provision for the return trip home, the two

are given a good lesson in discovering the limitations of their dreams. The children are presented in a realistic and winning fashion, without the romantic notions of most Hollywood depictions. Likewise, their journey is a moral lesson designed to draw distinctions between fantasy and reality. The

English dubbing is outstanding.

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  • Released: 1971
  • Rating: G
  • Review: Two boys see their fantasies come true when they encounter a wishing machine at a carnival. They build a similar machine, and their overactive imaginations take them on a perilous journey to the moon. Heedless of such responsibilities as making provision f… (more)

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