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G| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
After the summer trip his parents promised doesn't work out, 13-year-old Sam Gribley (Ted Eccles) decides to emulate his hero, writer Henry David Thoreau, by living self-sufficiently in the Canadian woods. He sets out with his raccoon, Gus, and ultimately makes a home inside a hollow tree. While there, he takes on a pet falcon, Frightful, and befriends both a local librarian (Tudi Wiggins) and a traveling folk musician (Theodore Bikel). All goes well until winter comes on.

Cast: Ted Eccles , Theodore Bikel , Tudi Wiggins , Frank Perry , Peggi Loder , Gina Dick , Karen Pearson , Danny McIlravey

Director: James B. Clark

Genres: Adventure

My Side of the Mountain (1969)

Release Date: January 1st, 1969|1 hr. 40 min.

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