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Sesame Street Presents: Follow That Bird

By Joly Herman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Big Bird finds his true home in this warm tale.

Movie G 1985 88 minutes
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Community Reviews

age 4+

Based on 14 parent reviews

age 3+

age 2+

Charming Sesame Tale!

This movie, based on Sesame Street (around the time of Noggin's "Sesame Street Unpaved"), is great! It was touching and creative, as well as funny and entertaining. Unlike the episodes, it follows one story.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (14 ):
Kids say (7 ):

True to the Jim Henson-era Sesame Street productions, this feature is filled with laughs and great cameos. Chevy Chase, John Candy, Dave Thomas, and Merle Haggard all bring their talents to the colorful cast. If only the social worker wasn't such a dodo herself, this feature would be close to perfect. But a happy ending to an epic journey is satisfying every time. Great choice for Sesame Street fans.

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