is considered by many critics, one of the greatest masterpieces
of Walt Disney productions. The movie was released in cinemas
in the 1942, but his production began in 1936, during the
production of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The movie
is inspired by the book "Bambi, a Life in the Woods"
written by Felix Salten in 1923, but Walt Disney and the
animation team, wanted modify the story, to enhance the
description of nature and animals. The movie begins with
a beautiful panoramic view of the forest, with realistic
and evocative images that lead us to discover the animals
of the forest. These are characterized accurately, thanks
to a careful study of their behavior in the wild. So the
owl will fall asleep at dawn, while the squirrels wake up,
along with other creatures.
All animals are in turmoil, after receiving a good news
by the chirping of birds and so they go to the lair of the
doe, which gave birth to a pup named Bambi. The bunny Thumper,
named for her frantically to beat the foot is the most curious
of all and wants to get acquainted with the little fawn,
who he still can not stand on his legs. Despite its fragility
Bambi is curious about the world around him and observe
all the animals, who greet him when he walk with the phrase
"Hello little prince!". The bunny Thumper, guides
them toward the knowledge of nature, teaching him the names
of plants and of animals, and invites him to jump up the
tree trunks as he. But Bambi is still weak and has a lot
of difficulty moving his legs long and thin. While he have
fun to smell the flowers, encounters a skunk among the flowers
and from that moment, will be named "Flower".
Bambi is safe in his den with his mother, looks surprised
and charmed to the drops of spring rain who falling through
the leaves and draw paths surprising. After the rain, the
mom deer go with Bambi, in the prairie and warns him of
the dangers of this place. After have carefully inspected
the place, Mom deerallows at Bambi to run, so he can roam
free and have fun. As he reflected in the lake, in addition
to his image, Bambi sees also the young doe Faline and she
follows him for know. Bambi is frightened and hides behind
to his mother, but Faline is much more enterprising and
despite everything, she manages to know. Meanwhile, around
them arrive other adults deer, they run and fight vigorously
between them. Bambi is intrigued by their movements and
try to imitate. At one point all stop, because they perceive
the arrival of their leader, the prince of the deer who
respect that all. These he carefully to Bambi, who looking
with admiration. Meanwhile, they listening the sounds in
the distance and the Prince of deer warns all animals, from
the presence of their greatest threat: the man. So while
all the animals run away in their shelters, Bambi is protected
by his mother and the prince of the deers, take them to
a safe place.
Time passes and winter arrives, so like the leaves of the
forest, also the food is getting scarce. Bambi sees for
the first time the snow and he have fun to jumping and playing
with his friend Thumper. The bunny invites him to skate
with him in the frozen lake, but despite initial enthusiasm,
Bambi falls awkwardly becouse he have the weak legs. One
day while the little Bambi and his mother, they see the
first sprout of grass in the snow, hear the gunfire in the
distance. The doe desperate, cries at the puppy to run,
without looking back. Bambi can get to safety inside the
shelter, but no longer find his mother.
He calls the mother between the snow, who begins to fall
more and more dense, but in her place find the prince of
the deer, who firmly tells, his mother's death at the hands
of the hunters.
Meanwhile, time passes in the forest and with it the changing
of the seasons. With the arrival of spring all the forest
animals are happy and the birds sing merrily. IThe old owl
don't want hear that din, who shake the tree. The vibration
is caused by Bambi, who has used the tree trunk for rub
his horns; he is now an adult and the old owl does not recognize
him. With him comes Thumper the rabbit and Flower the skunk,
they also very changed since the last meeting, but everyone
is wondering why animals are so happy. So the wise owl tells
him, who in the spring all are crazy, because of the love.
the three animals are sure that on them, this strange spell
has no effect, But one after another "Flower"
and "Thumper" fall bewitched, in front of a female
of their species. Bambi meets again Faline and despite his
initial shyness, a kiss has the power to send him into ecstasy.
The idyll is broken by to a adversary deer , who fighting
against Bambi with his massive horns. Seeing Faline in danger,
Bambi is full of anger and tackle the deer fighting with
vehemently, with his small horns.
After a hard fight, Bambi manages to defeat his opponent
and together with the young doe, can run and sing the sweet
songs of love.
But the smoke of a campfire in the distance, reveals the
presence of man and the "Prince of the deer,"
warns Bambi. While the animals flee in terror, Bambi must
defend Faline by a pack of dogs who trying to bite her.
Meanwhile, the camp of the men, a fire blazes and which
soon envelops the entire forest, leaving death and destruction.
Bambi is petrified, but his father orders him to get up
and follow him in a safe place, away from the flames.
Back in the spring and all the animals have been in turmoil
for a news story, which leads them to the shelter of Faline.
The doe gave birth to two cubs and Bambi with the "Prince
of the Forest", surveying them in the distance.
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