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The Care Bears Movie (1985)

The Care Bears watch over a young brother and sister who have lost their trust in humanity. Meanwhile an evil wizard wishes to cover the Earth in concrete.

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Mr. Cherrywood (voice)
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The Spirit (voice)
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Love-a-Lot Bear (voice)
Sunny Besen Thrasher ...
Jason (voice)
Eva Almos ...
Patricia Black ...
Funshine Bear / Share Bear (voice) (as Patrice Black)
Melleny Melody ...
Birthday Bear / Cheer Bear (voice) (as Melleny Brown)
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Grumpy Bear (voice) (as Bobby Dermer)
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Mrs. Cherrywood (voice)
Eve Evans ...
Additional Voices (voice) (as Anni Evans)
Gloria Figura ...
Bedtime Bear (voice)
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Kim (voice) (as Cree Summer Francks)
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Mr. Fetuccini (voice)
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Wish Bear (voice)
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The Care Bears live in a country high in the clouds, where they have a lot of fun together. But they also do care for the human children on Earth, who they watch through huge telescopes from the sky, and come to help whenever there is need. Nikolas, a magician's apprentice, is in danger of getting under the influence of a bad spirit, which resides in an ancient spell book. The siblings Kim and Jason don't trust anyone anymore after being disappointed once too often. The Care Bears take them into their wonderland where they experience exciting and dangerous adventures together and quickly become good friends. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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29 March 1985 (USA)  »

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As Novas Aventuras dos Ursinhos Carinhosos  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

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$22,934,000 (USA)
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Trivia

True Heart Bear and Noble Heart Horse were the only Care Bear and Care Bear Cousin that didn't make an appearance in this movie. See more »

Goofs

During the "Home is In the Heart" song, when they dance around the pole, tie the ribbons and then slide, Friend Bear is temporarily replaced by Tenderheart Bear. See more »

Quotes

Brave Heart Lion: Come on, Swift Heart!
Swift Heart Rabbit: I'm way ahead of you.
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Connections

Referenced in The Goldbergs: You're Under Foot (2014) See more »

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Care-a-Lot
Written and Performed by Carole King
Produced by Lou Adler
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What a children's film really is supposed to be
5 February 2002 | by See all my reviews

Yes it's sweet. Of course it is, it's meant for kids! Little ones, but as a 20 year old I still love this film. In fact I was only just able to a watch it again, because I kept remembering how much the evil spirit terrified me as a child. Compare the Bears, who actually teach their young viewers something worthwhile: that if you care about the people around you the world will be a better place, to some of the cartoons we subject our kids to today like South Park with it's crude animation and message that the way to deal with things is violence and swearing. I would choose the Bears every time. Parents: have the decency to allow your kids to watch a good cartoon, you might learn something too.


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