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First, the classic family film based on Joy Adamson's book "Born Free" (1966) tells the true story of Elsa, an orphaned lion cub who is raised in an African game compound, and how her adoptive "parents" train her to be re-released into the wild. Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers star; features the Oscar-winning title song. Next, the sequel "Living Free" (1972) follows the Adamsons (Susan Hampshire, Nigel Davenport) as they return to the veldt to seek out Elsa the lioness, now nearing the end of her life. Then, the winning family drama "Sylvester" (1985) focuses on Charlie, a 16-year-old orphan determined to make money by riding a wild bronco, Sylvester, in a national equestrian event. Richard Farnsworth, Melissa Gilbert, Michael Schoeffling star. Finally, "Buddy" (1997) is an adorable baby gorilla who becomes the newest member of eccentric socialite Trudy Lintz's (Rene Russo) animal-filled household, but can Trudy resist the temptation to raise Buddy like a human child and "civilize" him? Based on a true story; Robbie Coltrane, Alan Cumming co-star. 6 1/4 hrs. total. Soundtrack: English. NOTE: This Title Is Out Of Print; Limit One Per Customer.
In this humorous, action-packed family telefilm, young snowboarding champion Kayla Morgan (Dove Cameron) is kicked off her team and made to spend days after school working in a kennel with Will Cloud (Luke Benward), a former snowboarder sidelined by an injury and insecurity. As she pleads with him to teach her a stunt he made famous, both youngsters rediscover the power of possibility! With Kiersey Clemons, Dillon Lane. 87 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1.