The year 1942 brought us Disney’s Bambi. This classic animated Disney movie is a favorite of many, with it’s adorable characters and moments of humor. Now might be a great time to introduce you children to the movie with a Bambi family movie night.
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Bambi Family Movie Night
If you are planning a family movie night, there are so many ways to make it fun. But before you start, here is some information about the movie to help you out.
General Movie Info
- Year Released: 1942
- Running Time: 70 minutes
- Rating: G
- Music: Soundtrack currently available on CD
How to Watch Disney’s Bambi
Bambi is currently available for purchase on Blu-Ray and DVD. It is also available on Google Play, Prime Video, iTunes, YouTube paid movies, and Vudu.
The classic is currently included as part of Disney+.
What Parents Need to Know
If it has been a while since you watched Bambi, you may not remember that there are a few scenes that young or sensitive children may find scary or uncomfortable. For example:
- Bambi’s mother is shot and killed, but it is not shown on screen.
- Several animals are shot by hunters.
- There is a large forest fire, causing the animals to flee.
- There is intense/scary music throughout the movie.
Bambi Family Movie Night Resources
If your family is getting together to watch Bambi, these easy recipes, crafts, and printable activities can help you out. There are a few books for kids too!
Bambi Picture Books
Bambi (Little Golden Book) by Golden Books
Bambi (Disney Die-Cut Classics) by Editors of Studio Fun International
Bambi: A Life in the Woods by Felix Salten
Bambi’s Children: The Story of a Forest Family by Felix Salten
Bambi Inspired Recipes
Bambi Butterfly Cupcakes from Jinxy Kids
Owl Cupcakes from Martha Stewart
Bambi Inspired Crafts
Build a Deer Craft from Simple Mom Project
Free Printable Skunk Craft from Simple Mom Project
Cut and Paste Rabbit Craft from Simple Mom Project
Bambi Inspired Printables
Bambi Printable Activity Pages from Pixie Dust Savings