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Bears (2014)

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A documentary that follows an Alaskan bear family as its young cubs are taught life's most important lessons.
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In an epic story of breathtaking scale, Disneynature's new True Life Adventure "Bears" showcases a year in the life of a bear family as two impressionable young cubs are taught life's most important lessons. Set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop teeming with life, their journey begins as winter comes to an end and the bears emerge from hibernation to face the bitter cold. The world outside is exciting-but risky-as the cubs' playful descent down the mountain carries with it a looming threat of avalanches. As the season changes from spring to summer, the brown bears must work hard to find food-ultimately feasting at a plentiful salmon run-while staying safe from rival male bears and predators, including an ever-present wolf. "Bears" captures the fast-moving action and suspense of life in one of the planet's last great wildernesses-Alaska! Written by Walt Disney Studios

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 April 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Osos See more »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,776,267, 20 April 2014, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$17,769,442, 13 July 2014
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Datasat | Dolby Digital

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Other animals in this documentary are a common raven, sea gulls, a lone wolf, and salmon. In addition, it includes minor appearances of squirrels, bald eagles, golden eagles, American martens, red foxes, and deer. See more »

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Written by Greg Holden and Drew Pearson
Performed by Phillip Phillips
Courtesy of 19 Recordings / Interscope Records
under license from Universal Muic Enterprises
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Would have been better as a silent movie
25 May 2014 | by dieselmechanicSee all my reviews

Hello, I am from the Yukon Canada, and having seen Brown Bears in the wild, I was looking forward to viewing these wonderful creatures filmed by Disney Nature. I was looking forward with great excitement to seeing the Movie based on the movie trailer. However the Narration was at a preschool level, and yes i understand Disneys desire to appeal to family audience. However less narration and more overall scenery and how the scenes were filmed would have been enjoyable. Overall great Film except for narration, i will be enjoying the film once again on DVD with sound in mute mode, over and over as the bears are still the most majestic creatures.


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