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We're Going on a Bear Hunt (2016)

Stan, Katie, Rosie, Max, the baby, and Rufus the dog decide to go on an adventure in search of bears.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Elsie Cavalier Elsie Cavalier ... Rosie (voice)
Olivia Colman ... Mum (voice)
Pam Ferris ... Grandma (voice)
Ozzie Latta Ozzie Latta ... Max (voice)
Macready Massey Macready Massey ... Stanley (voice)
Michael Rosen Michael Rosen ... The Bear (voice)
Heather Shaw Heather Shaw ... Katie (voice)
Mark Williams ... Dad (voice)
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We're Going on a Bear Hunt follows the intrepid adventures of siblings Stan, Katie, Rosie, Max, a baby and Rufus the dog, who decide one day to go on an adventure in search of bears. Coming up against a host of obstacles the family ventures through swirling whirling snowstorms, thick oozy mud and big dark forests on their ambitious quest. But when Rosie and Rufus become detached from the rest of the party it looks like bear-hunting might not be such fun after all...

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English

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24 December 2016 (UK) See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Premiered on Channel 4 in the UK during Christmas 2016, this short was produced by Lupus Films, the makers of The Snowman and the Snowdog (2012) which premiered on Channel 4 four years earlier during Christmas 2012. See more »

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Referenced in We're Going on a Bear Hunt Extended Material (2017) See more »

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Beautiful, Deep, Sad, Real
22 January 2019 | by jesusfreaktechieSee all my reviews

The music in this film is lovely, the animation is beautiful, the theme is deep and real. For anyone who has ever dealt with loss, this film resonates in a beautiful way. My three year old asks to watch this with me over and over, and loves it.


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