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About officially released Alice in Wonderland movies, like Disney's cartoon and Tim Burton's movie.
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Best movie version for children

Postby burguera » Sun Apr 13, 2014 8:01 am

Hellow,

I have two children and I would like them to see a movie of Alice in Wonderland.

What version do you think is the most recommendable for 5 to 12 years old children?

Thanks a lot.

cbg

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Postby The Queen of Hearts » Sun Apr 13, 2014 6:31 pm

It depends on what you're looking for.

If you want a version that is shorter, then the Disney animated one would be good, although it isn't true to the book. The Hallmark version combines the two Alice books and is about 2 hours, but it's fairly colorful and pretty good.

One's I'd avoid for the younger age group are the Jonathan Miller version (beautiful, but slow and I don't think it will hold the attention of most 5 year olds) and the Jan Svankmajer (creepy, slightly unsettling, surrealist version).

Hope that helps! :-)

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Postby lily » Tue Apr 15, 2014 5:46 pm

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Postby jonathanesliot » Wed Jul 23, 2014 11:57 am

Thanks for the info!
I was wondering the same thing, which Alice movie to show to my 6 yrs old boy.

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Re: Best movie version for children

Postby AIWFan53 » Sat Jan 09, 2016 10:27 pm

I'd say steer more towards the 1951 Disney cartoon, but you could also go with one of the many low budget cartoons from the 80's and 90's that nobody has heard of before.

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Re: Best movie version for children

Postby dino10 » Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:44 am

Definitely the original Disney movie.


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