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Lassie's Great Adventure (1963)

Approved | | Family, Drama | August 1963 (USA)
While in Canada Timmy and Lassie encounter a downed hot air ballonist. By accident they end up in the balloon which takes them into the wilderness. The young boy and his dog must find a way to survive even fending off a wild pig.

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While in Canada Timmy and Lassie encounter a downed hot air ballonist. By accident they end up in the balloon which takes them into the wilderness. The young boy and his dog must find a way to survive even fending off a wild pig.

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La gran aventura de Lassie  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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The sun is shown setting and the boy admires its beauty, yet a bit later when the balloon comes down in the trees, it is broad daylight with bright sunlight and blue sky again. See more »

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Version of The Magic of Lassie (1978) See more »

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Lassie's Great Adventure, a good movie!
5 April 2006 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

A good movie especially for children. A fair bit of action about a boy lost with his dog, Lassie. Although some of the movie is obvious and some scenes could have been made better, this is an action movie for children.

My family enjoyed the movie and after seeing this movie would like to see more Lassie movies. This is the sort of movie that many parents will feel is harmless viewing for their children. Recommended for that rainy afternoon.

We liked the movie due to it being good harmless family entertainment. There is no bad language or anything like that. We also enjoyed the action and wonderful nature scenes.


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