The Indian in the Cupboard (1995)

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Based on the novel by Lynne Reid Banks. The story of a boy who is given a toy native American Indian on his ninth birthday by a friend and a wooden cupboard by his brother. He locks the toy in the cupboard and the following day finds the Indian has come alive and is demanding food and tools to make a shelter. When his brother finds out, he wants a living toy of his own and chooses a cowboy...

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