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The Small One [1978]

Director:Don Bluth
Writer:Vance Gerry
Composer:Robert F. Brunner
Length:26 minutes
MPAA Rating:G
Suggested Event Use:Christmas
Sorting Category:Holiday
IMDB Rating:7.4/10
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Synopsis: A young boy must sell his donkey, but can't find any who would care for him the way he does.

Reaction: This is a touching story and a great christmas film.

Personal Rating: 10/10

Don Bluth => Director
Vance Gerry => Writer
Robert F. Brunner => Composer
Charles Tazewell => Book
Richard Rich => Assistant Director
Gordon Jump => Joseph
Hal Smith => Auctioneer
Joe Higgins => Guard
Olan Soule => Father (as Olan Soulé)
Sean Marshall => Boy
Thurl Ravenscroft => Potter (uncredited)
William Woodson => Tanner

Random Trivia For This Title:

  • Premiered along with the 1978 re-release of Pinocchio.
  • This short was Don Bluth's last involvement with Disney.
  • Was originally directed by Dick Sebast.