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Babes in the Woods (1932)

In order to defeat the wicked witch, The Two Dutch children stumble on a clearing in the wood being embraced by strangers.

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Burt Gillett (uncredited)
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Cast

Uncredited cast:
Pinto Colvig ... Gnomes / Various (voice) (uncredited)
Lucille La Verne ... Witch (voice) (uncredited)
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Storyline

Two Dutch children stumble on a clearing in the woods where gnomes are going about their business. The gnomes are friendly to the children. A witch comes and takes them away on her broom to her gingerbread house, where she turns nasty on them, turning the boy into a spider, her yowling cat to stone, and tries to turn the girl into a rat when a gnome's arrow stops her. While the gnomes are fighting the witch, Hansel and Gretl free the other children who have been imprisoned and transformed by the witch. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 November 1932 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Abenteuer im Zauberland See more »

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Cinephone

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Color (Technicolor)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

First Silly Symphony to be released in color. See more »

Goofs

When the witch puts the girl in the trap door, the handle to open it is on the right side. But when the boy-turned-spider opens the door to free the girl, the handle is now on the left side. See more »

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Version of Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013) See more »

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Manages to be both charming and scary
27 March 2010 | by TheLittleSongbirdSee all my reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed this Silly Symphony. I wouldn't necessarily deem it as a favourite, like I would Flowers and Trees and The Old Mill, but it manages to be both scary and charming. With nice colourful animation, particularly on the outside of the gingerbread house, a beautiful lullaby-like title song and dramatic and whimsical incidental music it is a delight visually and musically. The pace is secure and the cartoon eventful enough to be enjoyable, with some elements of other Grimm fairy tales and sticking to the overall structure of the original Hansel and Gretel tale. The characters are engaging, the two children are likable enough and look cute in the Dutch traditional dress, while the gnomes are friendly and jovial. I remember this though chiefly for the Witch, who is very scary not only how she is animated but how she speaks too. Concluded with a fun climax, in which the Witch is finally turned into stone, this is a lovely, charming Silly Symphony. 10/10 Bethany Cox


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