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The Lorax (TV Short 1972) - Plot Summary Poster

(1972 TV Short)

Plot Summary

  • A young boy goes to meet a ruined industrialist in a treeless wasteland and hear his tale of what happened to him. His tragic story is about how he began a thriving business with a useless fashion product derived from the trees of a forest. As his business booms, the forest and its inhabitants suffer as he wantonly clearcuts without regard to the warnings of a wise old creature called the Lorax about the dire consequences of his greed.

    - Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>
  • A ruined industrialist tells his tale of his environmentally self-destructive greed despite the warnings of an old forest creature.

    - Written by Kenneth Chisholm

Synopsis

One night, a little boy wanders down 'the street of the lifted Lorax.' Along the dark street, he comes to the residence of a creature named The Once-ler...

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