American Legends

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Overview

Four of America's great folk tales are brought to life in this collection of animated short stories from Walt Disney Pictures. "John Henry" tells the tale of a man who could lay railroad track faster than any man or machine; "Johnny Appleseed" follows the journies of the man who planted apple trees all across the nation; "Paul Bunyan" relates the story of the giant woodsman and his pet ox, Babe; and "The Brave Engineer" is a retelling of the legend of Casey Jones, a railroad engineer who dedicated his life to ...
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Overview

Four of America's great folk tales are brought to life in this collection of animated short stories from Walt Disney Pictures. "John Henry" tells the tale of a man who could lay railroad track faster than any man or machine; "Johnny Appleseed" follows the journies of the man who planted apple trees all across the nation; "Paul Bunyan" relates the story of the giant woodsman and his pet ox, Babe; and "The Brave Engineer" is a retelling of the legend of Casey Jones, a railroad engineer who dedicated his life to seeing that the mail was delivered on time. Alfre Woodard narrates the "John Henry" segment, and James Earl Jones appears in the linking sequences.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Celebrity host introductions by James Earl Jones; A Learning Adventure: work alongside Paul Bunyon and John Henry in two different games that test your skill and might; Walt Disney's television introduction to Johnny Appleseed; Animated menus; DVD-ROM weblinks; Dolby Digital Surround Sound; Full screen (1.33:1)
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/12/2002
  • UPC: 786936167245
  • Rating:

  • Source: Walt Disney Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Surround
  • Time: 58:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 14,294

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Title/Introduction by James Earl Jones [2:07]
2. John Henry [9:09]
3. Introduction to Johnny Appleseed by James Earl Jones [1:12]
4. Johnny Appleseed [17:07]
5. Introduction to Paul Bunyon by James Earl Jones [:48]
6. Paul Bunyon [15:48]
7. Introduction to the Brave Engineer by James Earl Jones [:58]
8. The Brave Engineer [6:54]
9. Introduction by James Earl Jones [:42]
10. End Credits [2:48]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Chapter Selection
   Captions
      English for the Hearing Impaired
      None
   Bonus Features
      Walt Disney Television Introduction to Johnny Appleseed
      American Legends: A Learning Adventure Game
   Sneak Peeks
      Beauty and the Beast
      The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
      Atlantis: The Lost Empire
      Disney DVD
      Schoohouse Rock
      101 Dalmations II: Patch's London Adventure
   Play
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 8, 2013

    Great rendition of classic American legends.

    Great rendition of classic American legends.

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