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The Snow, Desert and the Forest is a 1990 American animated film produced by Cosgrove Hall Productions and Lucasfilm released on July 27, 1990 by New Line Cinema. It was Cosgrove Hall Films' first full-length film since The BFG.

Voice Cast:

  • Richard Briers as Edmund Pennines
  • Joe McGann as Peter Pennines
  • Barbara Wilshere as Susan Pennines
  • Amanda Root as Lucy Pennines
  • Brian Southwood as Eustace Sharpsteen
  • David Suchet as Professor Dorling Kindersley
  • Myfanwy Talog as Mrs. Murphy
  • Beryl Reid as Jealous the Witch
  • Edward Kelsey as Santa Claus
  • David Jason as Ratzenberger the Mouse, Prince Paramount
  • Martin Jarvis as Bergman the Faun
  • Jimmy Hibbert as Jefferson the Dwarf, King Marvel
  • Neil Buchanan as General Otterson
  • Terry Scott as April the Madness
  • Kerry Shale as Templeton the Pevensie
  • John Derum as Narina the Scrubb
  • Brian Trueman as Grampian the Bird
  • George Cole as Perisan the Lion
  • John Alderton as Mr. Gopher
  • Angela Thorne as Helen Pennines
  • Pauline Collins as Mrs. Gopher
  • Willie Rushton as Mr. Bear
  • Brian Wilde as Venice the Wolf
  • Michael Hordern as Magnum the Griffin
  • Jack May as Peterson the Horse
  • Peter Sallis as Tonguehunter the Badger
  • Don Henderson as Patterson the Bull
  • Peter Hawkins as Orlando the Ginarrbrik
  • Richard Pearson as Buster the Fox
  • Dennis Waterman as Squeakcheck the Muskrat
  • Ian Carmichael as Narrator (uncredited)


  • Loverrated - Perisan the Lion, Squeakcheck the Muskrat
  • When You Touch a Golden Star - Tonguehunter the Badger, Ratzenberger the Mouse, Buster the Fox, General Otterson
  • You’ll Be Perfect for the Spotlight - Ratzenberger the Mouse, Lucy Pennines
  • In Summertime - Ratzenberger the Mouse
  • Gee How I Love to Fly - Ratzenberger the Mouse, Orlando the Ginarrbrik


  • The Snow, Desert and the Forest was released theatrically on July 27, 1990 in the United States and Canada and August 3, 1990 in the United Kingdom and Ireland.


  • Although this movie was rated PG in the United States, it was rated U in the United Kingdom.

Home video releases


  • The Snow, Desert and the Forest


  • The Snow, Desert and the Forest