• The Belstone Fox (1973)

The Belstone Fox

Release Date: 1973

PG |1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary

This live-action family film features Tag, a clever fox who is able to elude the dogs as well as the British hunters, including Stephen Durno (Dennis Waterman), who pursue him. During his early years, Tag befriends a hound named Merlin, and their bond remains strong, neither animal willing to attack the other. Although the relentless hunt for Tag leads to tragedy, the fox remains steadfast in his determination to stay alive and live free in the English countryside.

Cast: Eric Porter, Rachel Roberts, Jeremy Kemp, Bill Travers, Dennis Waterman, Heather Wright

Director: James Hill

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Rivalry, 1970s, Friendship, Escape, Engaging, Endearing, Survival, England