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A.A. Milne (books)
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Release Date:
4 February 1966 (USA) See more »
DELIGHTFUL ENTERTAINMENT! At last, the "bear of very little brain" but lots of enchanted stuff(ing) brings his pooh-whimsy to the screen.
Christopher Robin's bear attempts to raid a beehive in a tall tree. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Sterling Holloway ... Winnie the Pooh (voice)
Junius Matthews ... Rabbit (voice)

Hal Smith ... Owl (voice)

Howard Morris ... Gopher (voice)

Sebastian Cabot ... Narrator (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Clint Howard ... Roo (voice)
Barbara Luddy ... Kanga (voice)
Bruce Reitherman ... Christopher Robin (voice)
Ralph Wright ... Eeyore (voice)
James MacDonald ... Bees (voice) (uncredited)

Dal McKennon ... Bees (voice) (uncredited)

Ginny Tyler ... Bees (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Wolfgang Reitherman 
Writing credits
A.A. Milne (books)

Larry Clemmons (story) &
Xavier Atencio (story) &
Vance Gerry (story) &
Ralph Wright (story) &
Ken Anderson (story) &
Dick N. Lucas (story) (as Dick Lucas)

Produced by
Walt Disney .... producer
Original Music by
Buddy Baker 
Animation Department
Hal Ambro .... animator
Dale Barnhart .... layout artist
Eric Cleworth .... animator
Basil Davidovich .... layout artist
Al Dempster .... background artist
John Ewing .... animator
Don Griffith .... layout artist
Fred Hellmich .... animator
Bill Keil .... animator
Hal King .... animator
Eric Larson .... animator
Bill Layne .... background artist
John Lounsbery .... animator: "Owl"
Dan MacManus .... animator (as Dan Mac Manus)
Art Riley .... background artist
Sylvia Roemer .... layout artist (as Sylvia Cobb)
John Sibley .... animator
Walt Stanchfield .... animator
Music Department
Buddy Baker .... musical director
Richard M. Sherman .... songs: music and lyrics by
Robert B. Sherman .... songs: music and lyrics by

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25 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Did You Know?

Posters from the initial release include pictures of Piglet and Tigger, who wouldn't appear until the next short, Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day (1968). The design for Tigger is closer to the original Ernest Shepard illustrations than the final design used on screen.See more »
Revealing mistakes: When Rabbit turns in his chair to try to avoid seeing Pooh stuck in his door, he looks in his mirror. At this point, only Pooh in seen in the reflection, and not Rabbit.See more »
Winnie the Pooh:[after rolling in mud] There, now.
[giggles, then wades out of the mud puddle]
Winnie the Pooh:Isn't this a clever disguise?
Christopher Robin:What are you supposed to be?
Winnie the Pooh:[looking himself over] I'm a little black rain cloud, of course.
Christopher Robin:[giggles] Silly old bear.
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Kingdom Hearts (2002) (VG)See more »
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must see short, 26 June 2012
Author: jaemiewaters from United States

it is a must see short for everyone of all ages if you are looking for a good short than this is the one for you than it is one of a kind it is a perfect family short for everyone it is one of the coolest shorts ever made i think you and your kids will enjoy seeing the pretty pictures in this beautiful colorful film that will make you clap it is one of a kind i never thought i would enjoy this one of s kind short if you want to watch something good than this is the movie for you than i never saw anything like this before i really think if you like Disney stuff than you will enjoy this short it should be in Disney Digital 3D Real D 3D and IMAX 3D now that would be cool i really am asking will you put this in 3D you just have to watch this amazing short that is for all ages to enjoy go see movie it is so good if you find a good movie than this is the one for you than you just have to watch this go see this amazing short today you won't be sorry one bit that is how good it i think you will enjoy this wonderful sort it ROCK YOU NEED TO WATCH THIS

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