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Once Upon a Forest

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6.41 h 10 min1993U
When a toxic spill makes their best pal sick, three loving pals set off on an extraordinary journey to save their friend - and their home - in this magical animated adventure.
Directors
David MichenerCharles Grosvenor
Starring
Michael Crawford
Genres
AnimationKids
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio Languages
English
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Producers
20th Century Fox
Studio
Fox
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4.7 out of 5 stars

457 global ratings

  1. 80% of reviews have 5 stars
  2. 11% of reviews have 4 stars
  3. 5% of reviews have 3 stars
  4. 2% of reviews have 2 stars
  5. 2% of reviews have 1 stars
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Christine RanasingheReviewed in the United Kingdom on 03 April 2022
5.0 out of 5 stars
New Generation of Love
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I watch this when I was little and brought it for my daughter to watch with me. Just to say a new generation of love has began. If people have not seen this these are some scenes in the beginning that shows death so if getting for younger children be ready to answer so questions
Sonia tamerlane-FitzgeraldReviewed in the United Kingdom on 06 December 2018
5.0 out of 5 stars
Kids loved it
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I saw this when I was a kid and my kids enjoyed watching it as well.
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The Movie GuyReviewed in the United Kingdom on 02 January 2011
4.0 out of 5 stars
Enjoyable - With such a brilliant story and end song
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The creators of An American Tail bring a movie that became an enjoyable fav of mine.

The story involves a group of animal furlings who set out to find some special plants to aid their sick friend who falls ill from dangerous gas caused by a tanker that's crashed into the forest of Dapplewood.

The end song "Once Upon a Time with Me" bought me nearly into tears after hearing it for the first time.
Only downside to this film is that i wish it would have gone on for a little longer, and like most animated films would start off
with families being separated or parents being killed off (As Michelle, a main character in the film, sadly had her parents dead) like most animated films like An American Tail, Land Before Time and The Lion King.

Still this is an enjoyable animated classic many will enjoy :)
4/5
4 people found this helpful
SianReviewed in the United Kingdom on 22 June 2020
4.0 out of 5 stars
Good film
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My son liked watching this film and liked the characters. Although it's not as well known as other animated films, it costs a lot to buy and not worth the money.
MRS J.Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 05 February 2018
5.0 out of 5 stars
Wonderful story
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Such a wonderful story. My son had the original video so had to get this even though a teenager. He loves it
MoReviewed in the United Kingdom on 31 December 2020
5.0 out of 5 stars
Great family movie
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Great family movie, kids will love it
Harvey WrenReviewed in the United Kingdom on 12 December 2014
5.0 out of 5 stars
Childhood favourite.
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I loved this when I was a kid, but unfortunately we lost the tape, or it got given away or something, and so I bought this to replace it. No issue with the DVD at all.
nannaReviewed in the United Kingdom on 27 November 2011
5.0 out of 5 stars
A must for children to watch!
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Bought this on dvd for my grandson as I have it in video form that his mum used to watch as a little girl. The little badger is called Michelle, my eldest daughters name. A wonderful story for little ones to enjoy. The owl is a little scary though! Everytime he comes he picks it up for me to put on. Timeless piece of animation!
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