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Hedgehog in the Fog (1975)

Yozhik v tumane (original title)
A little hedgehog, on the way to visit his friend the bear, gets lost in thick fog, where horses, dogs and even falling leaves take on a terrifying new aspect...

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(as S. Kozlov)
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Complete credited cast:
Vyacheslav Nevinnyy ...
Bear (voice) (as V. Nevinnyy)
Mariya Vinogradova ...
Hedgehog (voice) (as M. Vinogradova)
Aleksey Batalov ...
Narrator (voice) (as A. Batalov)
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A little hedgehog, on the way to visit his friend the bear, gets lost in thick fog, where horses, dogs and even falling leaves take on a terrifying new aspect... Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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24 February 1988 (Denmark)  »

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The Hedgehog in the Mist  »

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Narrator: In the evenings, the little Hedgehog went to the Bear Cub to count stars. They would sit on the log and sip tea, gazing at the starry sky. It hung on the roof, just behind the chimney. To the right of the chimney were the Bear Cub's stars and the stars to the left were the Hedgehog's.
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My favorite animated film
6 November 2000 | by See all my reviews

This has to be one of the best animated films ever made! It never fails to move me with its simple, touching story and fantastic images. I think about the little things which we often fail to appreciate every time I watch this marvellous little film. See it - you might discover something new about yourself.


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