IMDb > The Wind in the Willows (1983/I) (TV)
The Wind in the Willows
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guide
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

The Wind in the Willows (1983/I) (TV) More at IMDbPro »

Photos (See all 10 | slideshow)


User Rating:
7.9/10   961 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
Popularity: ?
Down 2% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
View company contact information for The Wind in the Willows on IMDbPro.
Release Date:
27 December 1983 (UK) See more »
One spring, Mole decides that he can ignore the spring cleaning for a little longer, and begins a series of adventures with his new friend Rat... See more » | Add synopsis »
Plot Keywords:
1 win & 1 nomination See more »
User Reviews:
Perfect See more (10 total) »


  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)
Richard Pearson ... Mole (voice)

Ian Carmichael ... Rat (voice)

David Jason ... Toad (voice)

Michael Hordern ... Badger (voice)

Beryl Reid ... The Magistrate (voice)
Jonathan Cecil ... (voice)
Edward Kelsey ... (voice)

Una Stubbs ... Jailer's Daughter / Various (voice)
Brian Trueman ... (voice)
Alan Bardsley ... (voice)

Directed by
Mark Hall 
Chris Taylor 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Kenneth Grahame  novel
Rosemary Anne Sisson 

Produced by
Brian Cosgrove .... producer
Mark Hall .... producer
John Hambley .... executive producer (as John Hambly)
Original Music by
Keith Hopwood 
Malcolm Rowe 
Film Editing by
John McManus 
Costume Design by
Nigel Cornford 
Art Department
Jerry Andrews .... models sets props
Terry Brown .... models sets props
Tony Dunsterville .... models sets props
Yvonne Fox .... models sets props
Rebecca Hunt .... model character construction
Peter Saunders .... model character construction
Neal Scanlan .... model character construction
Bridget Smith .... model character construction
John Squire .... models sets props
Christine Walker .... models sets props
Sound Department
Ted Spooner .... dubbing mixer
Richard Spooner .... sound assistant (uncredited)
Special Effects by
Steven Woodcock .... model maker (uncredited)
Visual Effects by
Bridget Appleby .... model character design & sculpture
Brian Cosgrove .... model character design & sculpture
Joe Dembinski .... model camera
David Hayes .... model character design & sculpture
Camera and Electrical Department
Frank Hardie .... camera operator: rostrum camera
Richard Smiles .... still photographer
Animation Department
Marjorie Graham .... animator
Andrea Lord .... animator
Sue Pugh .... animator
Barry Purves .... animator
Editorial Department
Zygmunt Markiewicz .... assistant editor
Nibs Senior .... assistant editor
Music Department
Brian Ibbetson .... music arranger
Other crew
Beverly Bush .... illustration

Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

Also Known As:
UK:79 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

One of the backdrop illustrators was future Stone Roses guitarist John SquireSee more »
Badger:Do you mean to say you *don't* promise never to touch a motorcar again?
Toad:On the contrary! I *faithfully* promise that the first motor car I see...
[puts on his driving goggles]
See more »
Movie Connections:
The Wind in the Willows songSee more »


This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
15 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
Perfect, 17 October 1999
Author: RJ-21

There have been several versions of The Wind in the Willows, and this is, without a doubt, the best of them. Everything about is wonderful. It has magnificent animation and looks beautiful, and is written and played excellently. This is as good as movies get.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (10 total) »


If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad All Dogs Go to Heaven Fantastic Mr. Fox Robin Hood The Secret of NIMH
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
IMDb Animation section IMDb UK section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.