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The Berenstain Bears Meet Bigpaw (1980)

It's Thanksgiving in Bear Country, and the Bear Family get nervous when Mama Bear thinks they've gotten a sign that the "Thanksgiving Legend of Bigpaw" is coming true. The legend says that ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Ron McLarty ... Papa Bear (voice)
Pat Lysinger Pat Lysinger ... Mama Bear (voice)
Bob Kaliban Bob Kaliban ... Bigpaw / Announcer (voice)
Gabriela Glatzer Gabriela Glatzer ... Sister Bear (voice)
Jonathan Lewis Jonathan Lewis ... Brother Bear (voice)
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It's Thanksgiving in Bear Country, and the Bear Family get nervous when Mama Bear thinks they've gotten a sign that the "Thanksgiving Legend of Bigpaw" is coming true. The legend says that when bears get greedy and don't share their harvest, Bigpaw will come to destroy Bear Country. Eventually, the bears all learn a lesson about who Bigpaw really is, and they celebrate the holiday. Written by Lizzie Modern

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 November 1980 (USA) See more »

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Sony Wonder has yet to require this TV special on DVD with the random segments of The Berenstain Bears (1985) due to a lone hedgehog briefly smoked a cigar while explaining about Big Paw. See more »

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Followed by The Berenstain Bears' Comic Valentine (1982) See more »

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