Yet, to add to the confusion, , in their video release changed its name to , to tie into their theme park dark ride at Disneyland the version of which closed in 1998. Sure, the Disney version is a lot of fun, but if you want a faithful and loving film adaptation of The Wind in the Willows, this is the Gold Standard. Die Filmpremiere im Fernsehen wird in 4:3 Format kleiner Bildschirm ausgestrahlt. Running time 87 minutes Country United Kingdom Language English Budget £9. When I previewed them I always preview, even when a movie rating states it is appropriate for children I was happy with the interpretation of the tales yet admittedly a little concerned that the stop-motion characters might be boring for my children. Toad attempts to stop him from reaching the factory, which contains the detonator to blow up Toad Hall, to no avail.
Then watch them all over again. If only to protect his train, the driver agrees to help. But when his landlord Mr. It turns out that the Chief has survived the coup against his life. Although classed as children's literature, The Wind in the Willows holds a gentle fascination for adults too.
They have also damaged the area near to Badger's home, which provokes him into taking decisive action against them. Parents will appreciate the themes of loyalty, manners, self-restraint, and comradeship which are evident throughout the book. I bought several copies and gave them to some of my young age 5 - 8 neices and nephews as Christmas and birthday gifts, and each of their parents now report that it's now their favorite movie to watch. When the characters err, they are prompt to acknowlege it, and so a reading of this book can model good behavior to children, who will otherwise be enchanted with the many ways in which the lives of these bucolic characters differ from modern life. This outing of this tale is my very favorite version of Wind in the Willows.
Still, the content was good so I handed them over. I love The Wind in the Willows. They thought Toad was so silly. The films won the Best of the Fest award at the in 1998 and the WisKid Award at the in 2000. The actors' performances are outstanding and the sets, dialog and action make me feel like I'm living inside this beloved classic of children's literature. The full extent of the Weasel's plans are now revealed: they have built a factory over the remains of Mole's house and are planning to blow up Toad Hall and build a slaughterhouse in its place, with which they will turn all of the peaceful Riverbankers into dog food.
They are used to the flash and noise of Disney, Warner Bros. However, Toad refuses to listen to Badger and is ultimately arrested for stealing and crashing a motor-car outside a. Mole meets the Water Rat. It's beautiful, really enjoyable and leaves you feeling at peace with the way things are, really at peace with simplicity and what treasures say a warm cup of hot chocolate could bring on a rainy day all safely tucked inside your dry warm home. Distribution problems in the U. Toad confesses the truth and begs the driver to help him evade his captors.
Having miraculously survived, he sets off again but is finally caught by the Weasels. They go for a picnic on the riverbank, on a caravan expedition with Toad, until Toad switches allegiance to his new car and his reckless driving makes Mole and Rat search out Badger for help in curbing Toad's profligate habits. Smith This much-loved story follows a group of animal friends in the English countryside as they pursue adventure. Mole's home has been repaired and he can go back to it. Hier genannten Marken sind Eigentum ihrer jeweiligen Registranten. The police, who have stowed away on the carriages, demand that the train be stopped. Les spectateurs ont donné une note de trois sur cinq avec 518 votes.
I absolutely am mesmerized by the quality of the production especially the stop-action motion of the puppet characters. He is a reckless driver and funds his cars with loans from the Weasels. After Toad insults the Court and makes a botched escape attempt, the enraged Judge gives him a hundred-year sentence in a castle dungeon. With a beautiful peaceful message of living life with simplicity and appreciating all the beauty nature and the whole world offers. The book, Wind in the Willows, is an old favorite of mine, though, so I felt good about purchasing the movies. It wasn't til a few months ago that I re-discovered them since childhood.
Along with Toad, they are placed over the factory's. This book was so successful that it enabled the author to retire from banking and take up a country life somewhat like that of his creations. Allerdings, wenn Sie glauben, dass die Informationen und Inhalte auf dieser Website in irgendeiner Weise Ihre Rechte betrifft, uns bitte. Badger and Rat attempt to infiltrate Toad Hall disguised as weasels, but are captured. The Tale of Two Toads also got their attention and now both movies are watched on a regular basis. However, Toad is seen secretly talking to an airplane salesman, which shows that he has only moved on to a new craze. John in charge of the machine.