A Simple Wish

Male fairy godmother Murray ties to help 8-year-old Anabel fulfill her "simple wish" that her cab-driver father Oliver wins the leading role in a Broadway musical. Unfortunately, Murray's magic wand is broken, and the fairies' convention is threatened by evil witches Claudia and Boots.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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1,676 theaters
Release DateJul 11, 1997
Running Time1 hr 29 min
GenresComedy Family Fantasy
In Release174 days/24 weeks
Widest Release1,699 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Jul 11-139$2,732,880-1,676-$1,630$2,732,8801
Jul 18-2012$1,146,820-58%1,699+23$674$5,546,3202