The Care Bears Movie Poster

Release Date: July 10th, 1990

DVD Release Date: August 6th, 2002

G|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
This animated movie, featuring the popular children's characters, begins with orphanage manager Mr. Cherrywood (Mickey Rooney) telling a story about the Care Bears. In it, a young magician's assistant falls prey to an evil spirit (Jackie Burroughs) intent on destroying all happiness in the world. It is then up to a group of Care Bears, including Friend Bear and Love-a-Lot Bear, with help from a couple of orphans, to stop the spirit using their caring powers.

Cast: Georgia Engel, Mickey Rooney, Jackie Burroughs, Sunny Besen Thrasher, Eva Almos, Patricia Black, Cree Summer

Director: Arna Selznick

Genres: Animated, Family, Fantasy

Production Co: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Keywords: Love, 1980s, Friendship, Growing up, Heartwarming, Rescue