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Fox And The Hound

 (U)
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  Fox And The Hound Review
Tookey's Rating
6 /10
 
Average Rating
6.13 /10
 
Starring
Kurt Russell, Mickey Rooney, Pearl Bailey
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Directed by: Art Stevens, Ted Berman, Richard Rich
Written by: various, from the novel by Danel P. Mannix

 
 
 
Released: 1981
   
Genre: CARTOON
FAMILY
   
Origin: US
   
Length: 83
 
 


 

A touching story of friendship between an orphaned fox and the hunting dog next door.

Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Like its foxy hero, it is a little too tame. The predatory nature of foxes is glossed over, and the simple story is all too obviously aimed at young children, rather than the whole family. The production values are not as high as on true Disney classics, the script is short on laughs, and the songs aren't up to much either; but small children will be gripped, while parents will find nothing to disturb them.

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