Judge David Johnson's Care Bear stare can burn holes through plate steel.
Our reviews of Care Bears: 25th Anniversary (published January 5th, 2008), Care Bears: A Belly Badge for Wonderheart (published August 11th, 2013), Care Bears: Festival Of Fun / Magical Adventures (published April 6th, 2005), Care Bears: Helping Hearts (published February 3rd, 2010), Care Bears: Journey To Joke-A-Lot (published October 27th, 2004), Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation (published May 9th, 2003), Care Bears: Share-A-Lot In Care-A-Lot (published May 8th, 2010), Care Bears: Share Bear Shines Movie (published October 23rd, 2011), Care Bears: Share Your Care (published April 4th, 2015), Care Bears: Super Cuddly Collection (published January 1st, 2012), Care Bears: The Giving Festival Movie (published December 5th, 2010), and Care Bears: The Great Giving Holiday (published December 1st, 2013) are also available.
Spring is in the air and friendship is in bloom!
The rebooted Care Bears blast out some syrupy love from their furry underside, in eight episodes focusing on friendship and sliding down rainbows on their butts.
• "Growing Pains"
• "King Grumpy"
• "Cheer, There and Everywhere"
• "Case of the Grumpies"
• "Two of a Kind"
• "Stand Up and Cheer"
It's the Care Bears. What more do you need to know? They're relentlessly happy (except for Grumpy, who probably should have been exiled form Care-a-Lot years ago) and often make mistakes but luckily they're friends and can resolve any issue within the allotted eight minutes. It's low-impact stuff, but the morals are spelled out clearly and the animation is bright and saccharine. The kiddos should dig it.
The DVD autoplays all eight episodes (full frame, 2.0 stereo) or you can work out of the main menu for episode selection or a badge match interactive game.
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