- Rated: PG
- Run Time: 1 hours, 41 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: October 7, 2008
- Originally Released: 1978
- Label: Warner Home Video
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Variety - 10/18/1978
"...It's got an overall positive theme with inspirational and ecological overtones to go with the suspense and excitement..."
Total Film - 12/01/2003
"...A little-known great..."
In this animated adaptation of Richard Adams's classic novel, a family of rabbits face danger as they search for a new home and personal freedom.
An animated adaptation of Richard Adams' best-selling book about a group of rabbits desperately searching for a new home after the demolition of their warren.
The bunnies endure a danger-filled journey in which they contend with hunters, vicious dogs, and even other rabbits who are out to stop them.
As the heroes travel, they are befriended by a wisecracking seagull named Kehaar.
Will Hazel and the other rabbits find a place to call home, where they can live in peace'
- A Nepenthe production.
- Released theatrically in New York City November, 1978.
- Additional voices: Michael Graham-Cox (Bigwig); Richard O'Callaghan (Dandelion); Terrence Rigby (Silver); Mary Maddox (Clover); Hannah Gordon (Hyzenthlay); Lyn Farleigh (Cat); and Clifton Jones (Blackavar).
- Filmmaker Martin Rosen was an American literary agent prior to becoming a director.