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Once Upon a Forest (1993)

A young mouse, mole and hedgehog risk their lives to find a cure for their badger friend, who's been poisoned by men.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Cornelius (voice)
... Phineas (voice)
Ellen Blain ... Abigail (voice)
... Edgar (voice) (as Ben Gregory)
Paige Gosney ... Russell (voice)
... Michelle (voice) (as Elizabeth Moss)
... Abigail's Father (voice)
... Edgar's Mom (voice)
... Russell's Mom (voice)
... Willy (voice) (as Will Nipper)
... Waggs (voice)
Rickey D'Shon Collins ... Bosworth (voice) (as Rickey Collins)
Angel Harper ... Bosworth's Mom (voice)
... Marshbird (voice)
... Truck Driver (voice)
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This animated wildlife film provides an environmental friendly message that humans are a malicious, careless breed. Three cherubic little animals have to rescue their friend who has been overcome by poisonous gas. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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An Adventurous Race Against Time! See more »


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18 June 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Endangered  »

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$13,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$6,574,896
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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Charles Grosvenor's directorial debut. See more »

Goofs

Abigail, at various points in the film, will switch between having green eyes or blue eyes. See more »

Quotes

Abigail: This isn't a picnic! Here! Pack something useful!
[Abigail tosses Russell a rope]
Russell: Boy, I've been working up an appetite!
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He's Gone/He's Back
Music by Andraé Crouch, Sandra Crouch, and James Horner
Lyrics by Andraé Crouch and Sandra Crouch
Performed by Ben Vereen
Vocal Backgrounds by The Andrae Crouch Singers
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One of the best children's movies I have seen.

One of the best children's movies I have seen. It teaches children to care for the animals. And if adults paid attention they could learn from it also. Things like this happen every day with chemical spills & animals have to suffer. If every company took care of things like this when it happened like they do in this movie, everyone would be better off. Anyone who does not understand this movie did not pay attention to it. My children were watching this when they were 4 & 5 years old & they understood it then & they still love it today. I will gladly play this movie for my Grandchildren when they are old enough to understand its' meaning. I hope everyone that watches this movie will pay close attention & follow the guidelines that it sets out for a cleaner environment & happier lives.


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