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Ernest & Celestine (English Version)
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Ernest & Celestine
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Deep below snowy, cobblestone streets, tucked away in networks of winding subterranean tunnels, lives a civilization of hardworking mice, terrified of the bears who live above ground. Unlike her fellow mice, Celestine is an artist and a dreamer - and when she nearly ends up as breakfast for ursine troubadour Ernest, the two form an unlikely bond. But it isn't long before their friendship is put on trial by their respective bear-fearing and mice-eating communities.

Nominated for Best Animated Feature Film of the Year at the Academy Awards, Winner of the SACD Prize (Directors' Fortnight) - Special Mention at the Cannes Film Festival. Winner of Best Animated Film at the Cesar Awards.

"ERNEST & CELESTINE is a magnificent, creative, and visionary piece of work that is heartwarming, magical, and just a fantastic cinematic journey that will be forever timeless." - Chris Sawin, Examiner.com

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Daniel

Very adorable and extremely well drawn movie! Only odd thing I noticed is that the sound mix leans heavily to the left. I thought it may have been a dubbing thing but even the few scenes I flipped through on the french version are very left-dominant for dialogue. Still loved the movie ...Read more

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Mi

Watched this movie with my 8 yo. We both agreed that this is a great movie. It is sweat and teaches what love is.

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neela

Charming, heart-warming, beautiful animation and wonderful voices. Can be enjoyed by children and adults alike.

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ellie

Agreed, we were two adults watching & enjoyed the it thoroughly. . Wish more animation was like this can't get into the CGI Disney/Pixar stuff.