The Pebble and the Penguin
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This heartwarming animated tale--reportedly inspired by a National Geographic documentary--follows the exploits of a shy penguin, Hubie, who is hopelessly enamored with Marina, but must compete with the ultra macho, puffed up Drake, who wants her to be his life mate. In order to win her, one of them must present her with a suitable pebble. Hubie finds a doozy of an emerald-like stone to give her, but before he can deliver it, the wicked Drake pushes him into the roiling sea and Hubi is swept away. Eventually Hubie is captured by traders. He must make it home within 10 days or Drake will claim… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 11%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Animated penguin tale heavy on romance, peril."
‑ Nancy Davis Kho, Common Sense Media
"There are a few nice moments here, but most of the way The Pebble and the Penguin is rather limp, and will likely make small children restless long before it's over."
‑ Chris Hicks, Deseret News, Salt Lake City
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