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The Tale of the Bunny Picnic (1986)

TV Movie  |  Family, Musical  |  26 March 1986 (USA)
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Bean Bunny is too small to be useful (says his brother) to help prepare for the Bunny Picnic, so he wanders off and sees a legendary persecutor of all rabbits: the farmer's dog. But nobody ... See full summary »

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Bean Bunny (voice)
Richard Hunt ...
Lugsy (voice)
Camille Bonora ...
Twitch (voice)
Ron Mueck ...
Storyteller (voice)
Karen Prell ...
Great Grandmother / Babble / Baby Bunny (voice)
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Father / Be-Bop (voice)
Louise Gold ...
Mother (voice)
Martin P. Robinson ...
Farmer (voice)
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Mayor Bunnyparte / Bulbous (voice)
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Snort / Snail (voice)
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Dog (voice)
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Bean Bunny is too small to be useful (says his brother) to help prepare for the Bunny Picnic, so he wanders off and sees a legendary persecutor of all rabbits: the farmer's dog. But nobody believes him when he tries to tell them he's seen the dog, until the dog breaks up the picnic. And it's up to Bean to come up with a plan to defeat the farmer's dog and discover the one thing the dog fears. Written by Kathy Li

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Bunnies: [singing] Hello sunshine/Hello birds on the wing/Hello spring time/We've been living for spring.
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A Film I Grew Up On
21 February 2002 | by (Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

Honestly, I believe there should be a soundtrack for this movie. I remember singing the songs when I was little. This is the sweetest movie for both kids and adults who enjoy Jim Henson. I do not want to give away anything, but I will simply say that despite the main characters being bunny puppets, they still teach us about confidence and how to get along with everybody. Sounds hokey (and probably is), but it always made me happy to watch.


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