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Big Idea Productions

Overview
Works: 479 works in 1,297 publications in 3 languages and 69,270 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Drama  Animated television programs  Children's television programs  Comedy films  Television programs  Religious television programs  Fantasy films 
Classifications: PN1992.8.C46, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Big Idea Productions
Veggie tales by Phil Vischer( Visual )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 2,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1880's London and Cavis and Millward are putting the finishing touches on their first Christmas musical. Filled with spectacle and more electric lights than London has ever seen. Unfortunately, a church pageant is opening the same night, right down the street, featuring a priceless artifact that hasn't been seen in 80 years! Just how far will Cavis go to make sure his show opens on top?
Jonah : a VeggieTales movie by Family Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archibald Asparagus stars as Jonah, who is chosen by God to help spread his message to the world. Unfortunately, his first stop on his evangelical tour is the city of Nineveh, where the residents while away their days bingeing on cheese snacks and arguing. Circumstances force Jonah to set sail across the ocean, where he's assisted by Khalil, and pirates who are led by the well-meaning but lethargic Mr. Lunt, Pa Grape, and Larry the Cucumber. However, Jonah's mission gets a bit of a setback when a mammoth whale changes his plans
An Easter carol( Visual )

18 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 1,636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavis, Milward, and a music box angel named Hope must convince Uncle Ebenezzer Nezzer that Easter is about more than just candy and eggs. The Veggie Tale gang will remind us why we celebrate Easter
The pirates who don't do anything : a VeggieTales movie by Doug Peterson( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in the 1700s, an evil pirate captain is assaulting a ship at sea, determined to capture and hold hostage the Prince and Princess sailing on it. Robert the Terrible seizes the Prince, but misses the Princess, who uses her father's HelpSeeker to find someone to help her rescue her brother. Timid Elliot (Larry the Cucumber), lazy Sedgewick (Mr. Lunt), and unsure George (Pa Grape) work as cabin boys at a buccaneer-themed dinner theater. Auditioning for spots as cast members they wreck the ship, and are promptly fired and tossed out into the alley. When they come across a golden orb straight out of Jules Verne, all three are transported into the past. Called to adventure, can three cabin boys realize their dreams of being pirates, while helping a princess with her quest?
The wonderful wizard of Ha's : [the story of a prodigal son]( Visual )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Darby who more than anything else in the world just wants to have fun. He learns about the Wonderful Land of Ha's, an amusement park with all the fixins. The park also has a mysterious wizard who promises to make dreams come true. Darby is determined to go and he makes a choice that will change his life forever. Will it be worth everything Darby has given up?
VeggieTales by Big Idea Productions( Visual )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Joseph told in a Wild West version with Larry the cucumber as the title character. Follow Little Joe's journey as his faith is tested every step of the way
Lyle the kindly viking by Phil Vischer( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assisted by those rascally French Peas, Archibald aims for new heights in "veggie programming" by attempting to produce "the world's first all-vegetable staging of Shakespeare's Hamlet," the first-ever "Classy songs with Larry," and for the grand finale, the world premier of what he believes to be Gilbert and Sullivan's "lost musical"--"Lyle, the kindly Viking!"
Veggie Tales : Heroes of the Bible!( Visual )

15 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The story of Flibber-o-loo," the parable of the Good Samaritan is brought to life. Through rhyme and song, kids learn that loving your neighbor means helping those in need-- even if they don't live next door! In" Rack, Shack & Benny," Nebby K. Nezzer builds a 90-foot chocolate bunny and three guys named Rack, Shack and Benny learn just how risky it can be to stand up for your beliefs. "Josh and the big wall": surrounded by hugh walls and bristling with really annoying peas, no one gets to the Promised Land without going through Jericho first! Joshua (Larry the Cucumber) has directions from God, but they sound kind of-- well, weird. In the end, Joshua and the children of Israel have to decide whether it's better to do things their way or God's way
Esther, the girl who became queen by Big Idea Productions( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king needs a new queen, and Esther has been chosen! But she's about to find out that being queen is going to take more courage than she ever imagined!. Esther teaches kids that "you never need to be afraid to do what's right."
Where's God when I'm s-scared? by Big Idea Productions( Visual )

28 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two fully animated stories that teach children a Biblical perspective on handling everyday fears
Larry-boy! and the fib from outer space by VeggieTales( Visual )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange visitor from outer space advises Junior Asparagus to lie to his father about a broken plate, but lies have a way of growing
Dave and the giant pickle( Visual )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the hilarious retelling of the Bible story of David and Goliath, Bob the Tomato and Larry the Cucumber teach kids that it makes no difference whether you're nine feet tall or two feet tall
Veggie tales( Visual )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who has the truest heart of all? Sweetpea Beauty knows that what's on the inside is what matters most, but insecure Queen Blueberry can't see past her own reflection! Will Sweetpea be able to help the Queen see beyond the lies the tricky mirror tells, and be able to see herself as God sees her? Find out the real meaning of true beauty
King George and the ducky by VeggieTales( Visual )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlike other kings, King George spends most of his time in the bath tub, because that is where his favorite toy is - a rubber ducky. But just one ducky isn't enough for King George ... he wants them all. Discover what happens when the king decides that he is the most important person above all others. Learn that whether you are a king or a kid, God wants us all to think of others first
VeggieTales( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Bully Trouble" Junior Asparagus is faced with a bully that doesn't want to share the neighborhood playground. In the titular story, Minnesota Cuke (Larry the Cucumber) is on a quest to find Samson's hairbrush and gain its power to defeat all the bullies of the world before it falls into the wrong hands. But will Minnesota turn into a bully himself? And does the hairbrush really have Samson's strength? The silly song feature is about pizza. VeggieTales is an English language animated children's series featuring anthropomorphic vegetables and conveying moral themes based on Christianity, spliced with joking references to pop culture
Big river rescue( Visual )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describing life on the Mississippi 100 years ago, narrator Clark Wayne sets the scene for Tomato Sawyer and Huckleberry Larry's "Big River Rescue." Huckleberry Larry wants to build a turkey jerky theme park, while Tomato Sawyer dreams anachronistically of a career in income tax preparation. Tomato and Huckleberry are just days away from earning the land they"ve been homesteading from the government, when they meet a mysterious stranger on the run and trying to find his mama. Will Huck & Tom risk losing all they've worked for in order to help someone they hardly know? Will they do the right thing? And if so, can they still earn their land?
God wants me to forgive them!?!( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two fully animated stories that teach children a Biblical perspective on forgiveness. In "The grapes of wrath," what do you do when a bunch of very cranky grapes make fun of five-year old Jr. Asparagus? Can Jr.'s dad show the grapes the error of their ways? Will Jr. ever be able to forgive them? In "Larry's lagoon, " a three hour boat tour takes a turn for the worst when first mate Larry absentmindedly crashes into an uncharted tropical island! Can Skipper Bob and the passengers possibly forgive Larry for making such a huge blunder?
Josh and the big wall by Big Idea Productions( Visual )

26 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains one hilarious, fully computer-animated story that teaches children a Biblical perspective on obedience
Lord of the beans( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Flobbit named Toto Baggypants inherits a special and powerful bean. With the help of a group of friends, Toto goes on an epic quest to discover how he should use his gift. The band of friends find many challenges along their way. Includes a "Silly songs with elves" session
Larry-Boy and the rumor weed by VeggieTales( Visual )

15 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Junior Asparagus and Laura Carrot learn just how easily rumors get started when they accidentally launch a whopper about Larry-Boy's butler, Alfred! Before they know it, their little story is spreading all over Bumblyburg like a weed!
 
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English (364)

Spanish (3)

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Veggie Tales : Heroes of the Bible!Where's God when I'm s-scared?Dave and the giant pickleKing George and the duckyGod wants me to forgive them!?!