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The Amazing Panda Adventure (1995)

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A young American boy visiting in China helps his zoologist father rescue a panda cub from unscrupulous poachers and save a panda reserve 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 Gabe Taverney (duke1029@aol.com)

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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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Little Panda  »

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$7,506,759 (USA)
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After coming out of the river, Ryan's hair and pants are wet, but his jeans jacket is dry. See more »

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Ryan Tyler: Relax, I'm an American. My life revolves around electronics. I think I can handle it.
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References Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) See more »

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I know two people who like this movie!
24 April 2005 | by (San Francisco, California) – See all my reviews

Lighten up! This movie IS FOR KIDS! My 9 year old daughter and her Chinese mom really enjoyed this. The admittedly fake storyline (which could have been stolen from any of about nine million family wildlife movies) is overcome by the sheer personality of the panda cub and the terrific scenery. There are very few movies that depict either pandas or the beautiful Chinese panda reserves. The movie also shows the American contribution to the preservation of the pandas; the Chinese government wasn't doing much at all until American naturalists got involved in the 70's.

Kids will enjoy this and you crabby adults will survive it.


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