The Blue Bird
The Blue Bird (1976)

Two peasant children search for the mythical bluebird of happiness in this elaborate but ill-fated fantasy that is a remake of a 1940 flop (said to have killed the juvenile career of Shirley Temple), which in turn is a remake of a 1918… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: April 5, 1976
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

It seems to be a contest over who can deliver the worst performance (I think Fonda wins, but it's a close call) as they all prance around bad sets in even worse costumes.

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Phil Hall
Film Threat

Gooey and stupid.

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jay nixon
Okay version of the story but best for young children or fans of the stars. Some of the costumes are amazing but for something that apparently cost many… More
Walter M.
For the crime of going into forbidden territory on the other side of the river, their mother(Elizabeth Taylor) sends Tyltyl(Todd Lookinland) and Mytyl(Patsy… More