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How the legacy of Winnie-The-Pooh is carried on in Disney’s Christopher Robin

Generations of children around the globe have grown up with the beloved A.A. Milne characters of the Winnie-The-Pooh stories. I know I read the books and watched the movies, the tv shows, owned the record album, and even had a stuffed Pooh bear that I loved. A new featurette trailer from Disney’s Christopher Robin talks about how the film respects the legacy of the stories, while understanding that this might be the first time a new generation encounters the characters.

The video features new footage from the upcoming film and interviews with Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell and director Marc Forster.

If you want to get the best seats for Disney’s Christopher Robin, you can now pre-purchase seats from your favorite movie chain.

About the film:

In the heartwarming live action adventure Disney’s “Christopher Robin,” the young boy who shared countless adventures with his band of lovable stuffed animals in the Hundred Acre Wood is now grown up and living in London but he has lost his way. Now it is up to his childhood friends to venture into our world and help Christopher Robin rediscover the joys of family life, the value of friendship and to appreciate the simple pleasures in life once again.

Disney’s “Christopher Robin” is directed by Marc Forster from a screenplay by Alex Ross Perry and Allison Schroeder and a story by Perry based on characters created by A.A. Milne and E.H. Shepard. The producers are Brigham Taylor and Kristin Burr with Renée Wolfe and Jeremy Johns serving as executive producers. The film stars Ewan McGregor as Christopher Robin; Hayley Atwell as his wife Evelyn; Bronte Carmichael as his daughter Madeline; and Mark Gatiss as Giles Winslow, Robin’s boss. The film also features the voices of: Jim Cummings as Winnie the Pooh and Tigger; Brad Garrett as Eeyore; Toby Jones as Owl; Nick Mohammed as Piglet; Peter Capaldi as Rabbit; and Sophie Okonedo as Kanga.

Disney’s Christopher Robin waddles into theatres August 3.