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The Amazing Panda Adventure (1995)

A young American boy visiting in China helps his zoologist father rescue a panda cub from unscrupulous poachers while his panda reserve is threatened with closure from officious bureaucrats.

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Wang Fei ...
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Zhou Jian Zhong ...
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He Yu ...
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Yeh Hui ...
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Young American Ryan Tyler visits his zoologist father on a panda preserve in China while on summer vacation and gets involved in the rescue of a baby panda from unscrupulous poachers who want to murder the cub's mother and sell the baby to a zoo. Ling, a young Chinese girl, and her grandfather help in the rescue which, if successful, will ultimately result in saving the reserve from being shut down by officious bureaucrats. Written by duke1029

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In the sweeping highlands of China, a boy begins a magical journey to save the life of a natural wonder.


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Rated PG for adventure action and brief mild language | See all certifications »

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25 August 1995 (USA)  »

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$7,506,759 (USA)
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Trivia

This film was shot in China. See more »

Goofs

When Ryan runs out of the river naked, you can see him bend down to pick up his pants, and just barely you can see that he's wearing blue boxer shorts instead of nothing. See more »

Quotes

Ling: You are a Mormon!
Ryan Tyler: Mormon? I think you mean morON.
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References American Gladiators (1989) See more »

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The Good & Bad Of 'Amazing Panda Adventure'
23 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

GOOD - There is some wonderful Chinese mountain scenery in here, really beautiful. The pandas are "cute," too, as expected. They are always fun to watch.

BAD - Instead of this being about the pandas, the kids in here (or the screenwriters) make it more about themselves. Included in their scenes are some incredibly stupid dialog. Just as insulting was a big scene near the end where the children physically fend off the adult poachers. Yeah, right. In between, we get the normal plug for New Age "mountain spirits" and the like.

OVERALL - Entertaining but the kids in her are very annoying at times.....too annoying for a second viewing.


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