Rikki-Tikki-Tavi (1975)

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A young mongoose protects his human family from two murderous cobrae.

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Narrator / Nag / Chuchundra (voice)
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Nagaina the Cobra, Wife of Nag / Teddy's Mother / Darzee's Wife (voice)
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Michael LeClair ...
Teddy (voice)
Shepard Menken ...
Rikki-Tikki-Tavi the Mongoose (voice)
Lennie Weinrib ...
Darzee the Tailorbird (voice)
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An English family living in India discovers a mongoose living on the estate. They decide to keep him as pet, in the hopes that he will keep them safe from the many cobras that live in the surrounding jungle. Their new pet quickly begins earning his keep, as two cobras make the family their new target. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Teddy: Here's a dead mongoose. Let's have a funeral!
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Darzee's Song
Lyrics by Marian Dern
Sung by Lennie Weinrib
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great memories
28 November 2002 | by (Dallas, TX) – See all my reviews

I am 34 now but I remember watching this when it came on television in 75. My whole family watched. This was a great adaptation..I remember being so afraid of the snakes and really wishing i had a pet like rikki. This is a great film, high drama and scary but appropriate for kids


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