Bless the Beasts and Children
Bless the Beasts and Children (1971)

Bless the Beasts and Children is most fondly remembered as the film which introduced the song "Nadia's Theme" (better known as the title music for CBS' Young and the Restless). The film itself is a well-meaning if… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: June 1, 1971
DVD Release Date: February 7, 2012
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Is it in favor of buffalo? Against parents who cause their children to become neurotic? In favor of neurotic kids because they're more sensitive than well-adjusted kids? An argument for gun control?

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Emanuel Levy

Stanley Kramer's children tale, which is earnest and obvious in its message, is now best known for its Oscar-nominated tune.

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TV Guide

An ensemble piece from start to finish, it's difficult to single out one particular actor for comment.

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Anthony Valletta
Misfits unite! A very touching film. Great adaptation of the book.