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Yogi's First Christmas

By Joly Herman, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Hey hey, Boo Boo! Yogi's Christmas caper is a keeper.

Movie NR 2009 98 minutes
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Community Reviews

age 7+

Based on 6 parent reviews

age 18+

It's Beartastic

i love that cindy bear character she is the best singer with such a lovely voice that touched my heart plus she's my favorite of all time with a beautiful gift of real love

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age 7+

Been in love with this since 1980

This falls under one of the most underrated Christmas cartoons ever created. How did it become underrated well I don't know but I remember seeing it for the first time on TV in 1980 and I have been in love with it ever since. It's underrated because it is not shown on TV every year like it used to be back in the 1980s. If you want to see this you got to own a DVD copy or have a Amazon prime subscription to see this now. This used to be on the boomerang app but it got pulled about a year ago. It has Yogi Bear and his friends and this is truly Yogi and boo boo's first Christmas that they are awake during the holiday season because you know they're bears they usually hibernating. This is a must watch every Christmas season.

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Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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The picnic basket-obsessed bear has charmed audiences with his suave style since 1961, and this full-length movie highlights the most charming facets of Yogi's appeal. He's got an appetite, he's got talent, he's good with the ladies, and he knows how to bust a rhyme. Who else in the cartoon pantheon wakes from a deep winter's sleep to say: "Hey hey hey, I'm going into a coma/ over that tantalizing aroma"? And there are enough interesting side stories to keep even the most restless holiday viewer interested until the end. A very nice alternative to the typical Christmas fare. And it's funny to boot.

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