animated movie Once Upon a Forest © Hanna-Barbera / Harlech Television (Wales)
Share this:

Once Upon a Forest

A party of young forest animals ('furlings') must band together and go on an expedition to help save their badger friend Michelle, who has been poisoned by chlorine gas accidentally released near the meadow.

Juuchan17's avatar
rated it:
Ah, this was a part of my childhood. I have a fondness for animated movies where animals are the main cast, and even moreso when they're different animals. "Once Upon...
Inkwolf's avatar
rated it:
Meet the illegitimate child of Thornton Burgess and Watership Down! A bunch of clothes-wearing, hind-leg-walking animals are having problems because (naturally)the evil humans are polluting the forest! Of course, just...
lupercal's avatar
rated it:
Released in 1993, with its strong environmental message, it's impossible not to compare 'Once Upon a Forest' with 'FernGully', and for my money it comes out well ahead. Whereas FernGully...
Toonboy's avatar
rated it:
Wow I haven't seen this movie in ages. This movie has two advantages over Ferngully. Cute, charming characters. And an emphasis on poignancy over hipness. At the very least it...
Created by: Hanna-Barbera, Harlech Television (Wales)
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA / UK
Featuring the voices of:
Michael Crawford ... Cornelius
Ben Vereen ... Phineas
Ellen Blain ... Abigail
Ben Gregory ... Edgar
Paige Gosney ... Russell
Elisabeth Moss ... Michelle
Paul Eiding ... Abigail's father
Janet Waldo ... Edgar's mother
Susan Silo ... Russell's mother
Will Estes ... Willy
Charles Adler ... Waggs
Produced by: David Kirschner and Jerry Mills
Musical Score by: James Horner
Writing Credits: Kelly Ward, Mark Young and Rae Lambert
Based on: Story by Rae Lambert
Buy Once Upon a Forest
Buy DVD
Available:
Shop for more
profile by: lupercal