Top 4 James And The Giant Peach Movie Facts

Following is our collection of James And The Giant Peach facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of James And The Giant Peach film message.

In "James and the Giant Peach", one of the undead pirates is none other than Jack Skellington from "The Nightmare Before Christmas." Centipede even refers to him as "Captain Skellington."
In "James and the Giant Peach", one of the undead pirates is none other than Jack Skellington from "The Nightmare Before Christmas." Centipede even refers to him as "Captain Skellington."

There is a post credit scene in James and the giant peach (1996) of a child playing an arcade game hitting the aunts with the rhino.

James And The Giant Peach Trivia

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  1. Jack Skellington from 'The Nightmare Before Christmas' (1993) plays the captain of the ghost ship James runs into in the icy waters.

  2. An evil storm cloud rhino is an antagonistic force in James' life. In several shots, the evil aunts' car can be seen with a Rhinoceros hood ornament. Steam is about to erupt from the engine in this moment, mimicking the cloud the Rhino normally manifests from.

James And The Giant Peach poster
James And The Giant Peach poster

James And The Giant Peach Plot

An orphan, who lives with his two cruel aunts, befriends anthropomorphic bugs who live inside a giant peach, and they embark on a journey to New York City.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of James And The Giant Peach. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Director Henry Selick
Stars Simon Callow, Richard Dreyfuss, Jane Leeves, Joanna Lumley
IMDB score 6.7