Animated series telling the story of many beloved Beatrix Potter Characters
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1995   1994   1993  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Family | Fantasy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Beatrix Potter's most beloved characters spring to life in this live-action classic.

Director: Reginald Mills
Stars: Frederick Ashton, Alexander Grant, Julie Wood
The Wind in the Willows (TV Movie 1995)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

When three tight friends Mole, Ratty, and Badger, find out that the infamous Mr. Toad of Toad Hall has been up to no good, they must find him and change his ways for good.

Director: Dave Unwin
Stars: Alan Bennett, Michael Palin, Michael Gambon
The Willows in Winter (TV Movie 1996)
Family | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Mole disappears while answering what he thinks is an urgent summons from Rat, forcing Badger to enlist Toad and his new airplane in a frantic search party.

Director: Dave Unwin
Stars: Alan Bennett, Michael Palin, Michael Gambon
The Wind in the Willows (1984–1988)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Based on the characters created by Kenneth Grahame, this award winning animated series follows the adventures of Mole as he leaves home to discover the world. Mole finds friendship with Rat... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Pearson, Peter Sallis, Michael Hordern
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A group of wild animal friends are forced to move to a park after humans drive them away from their old home.

Stars: Rupert Farley, Stacey Gregg, Ron Moody
The Wind in the Willows I (TV Movie 1983)
Animation | Adventure | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Toad, Rat, Mole and Badger follow animal etiquette in this version of Kenneth Grahame's classic, in stop-motion model animation.

Director: Mark Hall
Stars: Richard Pearson, Ian Carmichael, David Jason
The Tale of Peter Rabbit (TV Movie 1991)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Peter finds himself in quite a predicament when trespassing into a vegetable farm

Director: Clive A. Smith
Stars: Carol Burnett, Harry Barandes, Ivy Austin
The Tale of Beatrix Potter (TV Movie 1982)
Animation | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Director: Bill Hays
Stars: Penelope Wilton, Holly Aird, Sharon Airey
Paddington Bear (1976–1987)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The misadventures of a little Peruvian bear living in London, UK.

Stars: Michael Hordern, Joel Grey
Animation | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Grandad tells his grandchildren about his adventures as a boy.

Stars: Peadar Lamb, Maile Flanagan, Russi Taylor
Animation | Family | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Hop into this delightful version of Beatrix Potter's classic story in the marvelously animated, song-and-laughter-filled adventure. Peter learns that being honest and sticking together is ... See full summary »

Director: Diane Eskenazi
Stars: Jeff Bennett, Cam Clarke, Debi Derryberry
Babar (1989–2002)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The adventures of the King of the elephants, his family, and friends.

Stars: Richard Binsley, Gordon Pinsent, Dawn Greenhalgh
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Beatrix Potter (9 episodes, 1992-1995)
...
 Mr. Bouncer / ... (7 episodes, 1992-1995)
Mary Jane Bowe ...
 Moppet / ... (4 episodes, 1992-1995)
Jenny Moore ...
 Mittens / ... (4 episodes, 1992-1995)
Edit

Storyline

Animated series telling the story of many beloved Beatrix Potter Characters

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Animation | Family

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

29 March 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Nyúl Péter és barátai  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(9 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Pumaman (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

Perfect Day
by Miriam Stockley
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Beatrix Potter would of been proud.
7 December 2007 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

"The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends" was (and is) an absolutely beautiful television show about Beatrix Potter's stories. The animation was perfect, it looked exactly like the illustrations in the stories! And the music was just stunning, among the most beautiful music that I've ever heard. I have a few episodes on tape that I watched all the time as a kid and I still do. The show captured the comedy and the drama of the stories, though, frankly, the drama nearly had me in tears as a kid because it was that sad and it still does. But don't ever think that it's too sad for children to watch, because it's not. Adults will be hooked into it as well and also may get teary eyed! In conclusion, I very highly recommend this show. It's beautiful, it's funny, it's sad and, most of all it's stunning.

My diagnosis: WATCH IT!


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page