• R
  • 2020
  • 101 min
  • USA
  • adventure, comedy, family

After losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr. John Dolittle, famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor with only his menagerie of exotic animals for company. But when the young queen falls gravely ill, a reluctant Dolittle is forced to set sail on an epic adventure to a mythical island in search of a cure, regaining his wit and courage as he crosses old adversaries and discovers wondrous creatures.

Director: Stephen Gaghan

Screenwriters: Stephen Gaghan, Chris McKay,

Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen

The plotline for Abandon is too disjointed and muddled to offer much in the way of thrills.


  • Stephen Gaghan
    Stephen Gaghan

    Stephen Gaghan (born May 6, 1965) is an American screenwriter and director. He is noted for writing the screenplay for Steven Soderbergh's film Traffic, based on a Channel 4 series, for which he won the Academy Award, as well as Syriana which he wrote and...

Main Cast


Producer: Joe Roth, Jeff Kirschenbaum, Susan Downey

Editor: Nick Moore, Craig Alpert

Casting: Lucy Bevan

Director Of Photography: Guillermo Navarro

Costume Design: Jenny Beavan

Executive Producer: Jon Mone

Associate Producer: Sarah Bradshaw

Production Design: Dominic Watkins


Tagline: He's just not a people person.

Genres: adventure, comedy, family, fantasy

Certificate: R


Year: 2020

Runtime: 101 min

Country: USA

Language: English

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Sound Mix: Dolby Digital