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Bambi (1942)

Film Title :                   Bambi

Classic No. :             5

UK Release Date :   August 8th 1942

US Release Date :   August 13th 1942

Premiere Date :       August 8th 1942

Budget :                    $848,000

Box Office :              $267.4 million

Film length :              70 minutes

Based around :       Bambi is based on the book by Felix Salten, titled Bambi, A Life In The Woods.

Synopsis :                  Bambi tells the tale of a young deer who will one day become the Great Prince of the Forest. Watch as Bambi makes friends and learn new skills that he needs to survive in the forest and even as he finds love. But how Bambi cope when the hunters come and his world is ripped apart and how will he have changed when years later we see him as a young stag fighting for the affections of the beautiful doe, Faline.

Director :                   David Hand

James Algar

Samuel Armstrong

Graham Heid

Bill Roberts

Paul Satterfield

Norman Wright

Music :                       Frank Churchill

Edward H. Plumb

Writing Credits :       Felix Salten

Perce Pearce

Larry Morey

Vernon Stallings

Mel Shaw

Carl Fallberg

Chuck Couch

Ralph Wright

Follow ups :              Bambi was followed up by a direct-to-video release titled Bambi II, which was set in the middle of Bambi and showed the Great Prince’s struggle to raise Bambi.

Awards :                   Bambi was nominated for three Academy Awards, Best Sound (Recording), Best Music – Original Song (for the song “Love Is A Song”) and Best Music – Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture. Walt Disney also won the special award at the Golden Globes in 1948 for furthering the influence on the screen and for the Hindustani version of Bambi.


Cast :

Baby Bambi Bobby Stewart
Young Bambi Donnie Dunagan
Adolescent Bambi Hardie Albright
Young Adult Bambi John Sutherland
Young Thumper Peter Behn
Adolescent Thumper Tim Davis
Young Adult Thumper Sam Edwards
Bambi's Mother/Pheasant Paula Winslowe
Young Flower Stan Alexander
Adolescent Flower Tim Davis
Young Adult Flower Sterling Holloway
Friend Owl Will Wright
Young Faline Cammie King
Young Adult Faline Ann Gillis
Great Prince of the Forest Fred Shields
Mrs. Rabbit Margaret Lee
Aunt Ena/Mrs. Possum Mary Lansing
Mr. Mole Otis Harlan



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