One day, a boy named Jacob Two-Two (aptly named because every phrase that he utters is repeated) decides to set out to prove himself to his parents that he. Directed by Theodore J. Flicker. With Stephen Rosenberg, Alex Karras, Guy L’ Ecuyer, Joy Coghill. A six year old boy has a dream in which he is in jail. Poor Jacob Two-Two, only two plus two plus two years old and already a prisoner of The Hooded Fang. What had he done to deserve such terrible punishment?.
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The policeman agrees and pulls out his pad of paper, pretending to write the charge down.
It’s hard to write a review for a book so short when I don’t want to mets anything! This page was last edited on 30 Novemberat The kid playing Jacob Two-Two was pretty generic and lacked character. Max Morrow as Jacob Two Two.
Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang
When he enters the kitchen, he asks his mother if he can help with dinner, but once again he is told that he is too small. Hloded looks completely coked out the entire film and makes some of the funniest faces I’ve seen caught on film, Ice T plays a singing judge who is tough on crime and seems to send everyone to the kiddie joint.
Gary Busey as the Hooded Fang was scary for all the wrong reasons. Jacob panics and runs from the store. Use the HTML below. I also have vague awareness of Mordecai Richler and was surprised to find him author of this whimsical character.
October Learn how and when to remove this template message. Mister Fox Marfa Richler I used to love watching the television show for Jacob-Two-Two so I’m happy this book was on the syllabus for Children’s Literature. The Hooded Fang tells Jacob that he hates children.
From the Trade Paperback edition. So weird and great. But there’s a lot of silly laughs and honestly, it’s cute enough to read with your kid as part of an hpoded bedtime story, or something after their afternoon nap. The prison set didn’t feel like the one described in the book.
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I have children now so I gave it a quick once over easily polished in a small sitting and found that the book is still just as enjoyable now as it was then.
As they walk towards the prison they tell Jacob scary stories and point out the smog and crocodiles that block the way to the prison’s island. Richler died of cancer at the age of He can’t slice bread without it being a foot thick on I still have a fond childhood memory of a play by a local theatre company based on this book.
The students were entranced the whole time. For example, the whole concept of yesterday,today and tomorrow – my sons will say at dinner “Ahh, tell us again the part where Jacob thinks today is tomorrow!
Jacob tells him that he knows the Hooded Fang is not evil. He says that offenses such as Jacob’s cannot be taken lightly, as they may lead to bigger crimes in the future.
Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang
He tried to get Jacob to scream, but Fant says that he knows the warden’s secret. He tells her that no matter what he does he cannot get the small boy to cower or scream in fear.
A trip to the grocery store leads to a misunderstanding and Jacob falls asleep hiding in a park. This embodies a definite stretch of imagination, pe As a child in school, I heard ” Jacob Two-Two Meets The Hooded Fang ” humorously mentioned but knew nothing about it.
Richler brings a fun and humorous fanh to life with a colourful cast that will have young readers laughing the whole way through. Gary Busey as the Hooded Fang was scary for all the wrong reasons. Help is supposed to be on its way in the form of the heroic Child Power Masters.
But, with I’ll admit right from the start, I’m totally biased when it comes to this children’s novel. Jacob has to take on the Fang and liberate all the wrongfully locked up kids. He thinks that The Hooded Fang is the one who has been leaving Jacob notes and candy, because they always appear after the warden leaves Jacob’s cell.
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He is helpless and lost when he is persecuted getting a prison sentence of 2 years, 3 months, 2 weeks and 2 minutes. Exciting music begins to play and the adults in the room scream, hide, and faint.
The judge is afraid of the two children, and nervously tells them that Jacob’s sentence has already been passed. They also have green henchmen who spray “slime resistors” at the children to prevent them escaping.