The Wind in the Willows (Mr. Toad's Wild Ride)
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Former Monty Python members Terry Jones, Eric Idle, John Cleese, and Michael Palin were reunited by director Jones for this live-action adaptation of the 1908 children's fantasy classic by Kenneth Grahame (1859-1932). The actors have only slight physical changes to suggest animal characteristics, plus tails protruding from their Edwardian-style costumes. In pre-WW I England, fascist Weasels prowl the countryside, forcing modest Mole (Steve Coogan) from his underground home after the Weasels acquire the meadow from wealthy, waddling Mr. Toad (Jones). Toad's inheritance is leaking away… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 75%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"For those with an open mind and heart, the picture is a treasure worth savoring. Don't miss this delicate mixture of tenderness and whimsy."
‑ Steve Rhodes, Internet Reviews
"Delightfully clever Monty Pythonesque adapation of Kenneth Graham's children's classic."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"Creates a make-believe world that is hard to leave."
‑ Wendy Weinstein, Film Journal International
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