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10 eco-movies for kids (and fun-loving adults)

By: Heather Gunther on Feb. 25, 2011, 8:39 a.m.

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"Bambi," first released by Walt Disney in 1942, is a classic film that inspired a generation of conservationists. (Former Beatle Paul McCartney has credited the shooting death of Bambi's mother for his initial interest in animal rights, according to BBC.) Weep warning: parents of younger children should know that the death of Bambi's mother is traumatic!