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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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Bean Bunny (voice)
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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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Family | Musical

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26 March 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Les Petits Lapins en Pique-Nique  »

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1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Bean: [Bean and the Dog are hiding, the farmer's sneezing] What's going on?
Dog: Bunnies make him sneeze something awful.
Bean: They do? That gives me an idea.
[leaves the bush]
Dog: Where are you going, bunny? If he sees you... oh no...
Farmer: [sees Bean] Oh no! Stay away from me! Stay away from me or I'll... ACHOO!
Bean: Quick everyone, out in the open!
Lugsy: [to Twitch] If he can do it, so can I.
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Follows Tales from Muppetland: The Frog Prince (1971) See more »

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memorable
23 February 2000 | by (elderslie, scotland) – See all my reviews

This film is great - one of Jim Henson's best. I saw it several years ago and can still remember it so clearly. The bunny rabbit Bean is so cute and by far the best character: my younger brother adopted that as his nickname after seeing the film. Its great for kids - but fun for adults too.


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