PG | | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Recently orphaned, a young boy is taken in by his godmother who is shocked to realize that she can see the boy's imaginary friend: a flamboyant, French magician named Bogus.
When Whoopi Goldberg receives the ticket in the park, the officer says "Hakuna Matata" from The Lion King (1994). Whoopi provided the voice of Shenzi in the same film.
Settle down, kids! Just settle down! Yes! Are you ready for another surprise?
Mom at Party: What am I supposed to do?
Dr. Surprise: Right into the box, my little cinnamin bun. Here is the big surprise! Are you ready in the closet?
Mom at Party: Yes I am, Dr. Surprise
Bogus: Hmm, hmm, hmm, ...
When Albert and Bogus are fencing in the park, one external shot shows him with a stick. The internal shot shows him with a sword. In Harriet's external view, he has a sword.
$1,895,593 (USA) (8 September 1996)