The Gruffalo (2009) Animated Cartoon Special

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  • Animated TV SpecialCartoonTelevisionSpecialCartoon
  • Magic Light Pictures, Studio SOI
  • Distributed by: British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Cartoon Characters: Mother Squirrel, Mouse, Fox, Owl, Snake, Gruffalo, First Little Squirrel, Second Little Squirrel.
  • Voice Actors: Helena Bonham Carter, James Corden, Tom Wilkinson, John Hurt, Rob Brydon, Robbie Coltrane, Sam Lewis; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By Max Lang, Jakob Schuh.
  • Produced By Martin Pope, Michael Rose, Polly Hill, Carsten Bunte.
  • Awards: Oscar Statuette  Academy Award Nominee, Best Animated Short Film, 2011, Nominee, BAFTA Film Award, Best Short Animation, Michael Rose, Martin Pope, Jakob Schuh and Max Lang, 2010.
  • Music: René Aubry.
  • Editor: Robin Sales.
  • Originally Released on December 25, 2009.
  • Originally Aired on BBC BBC1 (UK).
  • Running Time: 27 minutes.
  • Color
  • United Kingdom  United Kingdom / Germany  Germany

Cartoon Summary:

The Gruffalo tells the magical tale of a mouse who takes a walk though the woods in search of a nut. Encountering three predators who all wish to eat him- a fox, an owl and a snake- the plucky mouse has to use his wits to survive, creating an imaginary monster...  (more)

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Released as a Christmas special for the BBC. Combined model and CGI animation.

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What a fantastic cartoon, my 2 and 5 year olds watch this constantly, the are mesmorised by the story of the mouse who comes up with a story about a scary monster called a gruffalo, with each animal he meets along his walk he becomes more elaborate and...  (read more)

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