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The Halloween Tree (1993)

Not Rated | | Animation, Drama, Family | TV Movie October 1993
Four children learn the origins of Halloween customs while trying to save the life of their friend.

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Four children learn the origins of Halloween customs while trying to save the life of their friend.

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El árbol de Halloween  »

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Even though the film was entirely produced by Hanna-Barbera, with the exception of "Castle Thunder" being heard a few times, none of Hanna-Barbera's famous sound effects show up in this film. This became more common with the company during the 1990s. See more »

Quotes

Jenny: Notre Dame! I think we've built Notre Dame!
Wally: But this can't be Notre Dame! Can't you see what's missing? Monster faces!
Tom: You know, stone devils.
Ralph: Marble demons!
Mr. Moundshroud: Gargoyles. Ever wonder why we like dressing up as monsters, beasts and ornery critters?
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indescribible!!
30 January 2001 | by See all my reviews

This perfect gem of a movie is indescribible. It is touching ,poetic ,excellent in performances and plotting. Leonard Nimoy is astounding as Moundshroud ,the music score was brilliant. I think Ray Bradbury deserves great credit. This film won an Emmy (one it was damn deserving of). This is what I consider the smartest move I ever made when buying a video. I was not Dissapointed. Bradbury Rules. The book is great too.


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