By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Updated October 22, 1999 at 04:00 AM EDT

The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland

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Because it hails from the Sesame Street region of the Muppet empire, this gaily busy kid flick unspools with a serious lesson in mind: Share your stuff! But for a morality tale aimed at 4-year-olds, it’s also charming enough not to bore the relaxed-fit jeans off accompanying adults, especially when Elmo, in pursuit of his beloved blanket, dives into Oscar’s fetid garbage can and winds up in a fabulously nasty neighborhood where cranky moviegoers pay bad money to see Sharon Groan star in Basically, It Stinks. B+

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The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland

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  • Movie
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mpaa
  • G
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