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The Tale of the Bunny Picnic (1986)

Bean Bunny is too small to be useful (says his brother) to help prepare for the Bunny Picnic, so he wanders off and sees a legendary persecutor of all rabbits: the farmer's dog. But nobody ... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Steve Whitmire ... Bean Bunny (voice)
Richard Hunt ... Lugsy (voice)
Camille Bonora Camille Bonora ... Twitch (voice)
Ron Mueck Ron Mueck ... Storyteller (voice)
Karen Prell Karen Prell ... Great Grandmother / Babble / Baby Bunny (voice)
Kevin Clash ... Father / Be-Bop (voice)
Louise Gold Louise Gold ... Mother (voice)
Martin P. Robinson ... Farmer (voice)
Mike Quinn ... Mayor Bunnyparte / Bulbous (voice)
David Rudman ... Snort / Snail (voice)
Jim Henson ... Dog (voice)
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Storyline

Bean Bunny is too small to be useful (says his brother) to help prepare for the Bunny Picnic, so he wanders off and sees a legendary persecutor of all rabbits: the farmer's dog. But nobody believes him when he tries to tell them he's seen the dog, until the dog breaks up the picnic. And it's up to Bean to come up with a plan to defeat the farmer's dog and discover the one thing the dog fears. Written by Kathy Li

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Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 March 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Das Hasenpicknick - eine Ostergeschichte See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Twitch: Bean? Bean?
Bean: I'm not Bean, I'm a weasel.
[sniffs]
Lugsy: No no no, you're not a weasel, you're a pain in the...
Great Grandmother: [opens her door] Next door neighbor.
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Follows Hey Cinderella! (1969) See more »

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Funny, touching and tearful. Gotta love it!!!!!
24 September 2002 | by jcream81See all my reviews

This is the funniest movie ever made. The chemistry and connection between Bean and the dog is incredible. An inspiring movie about what one little bunny can accomplish with the help of his friends. THe farmer gets what he deserves. A must see movie for the whole family.


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