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The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue I never thought I'd miss animator Don Bluth, especially after Rock-a-Doodle. But under his direction, 1982's The Secret of NIMH was a...The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the RescueAnimation, Kids and Family, Sci-fi and FantasyUnrated I never thought I'd miss animator Don Bluth, especially after Rock-a-Doodle. But under his direction, 1982's The Secret of NIMH was a...1998-12-18Dom DeLuiseEric IdleRalph MacchioMGM
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The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue

Genre: Animation, Kids and Family, Sci-fi and Fantasy; Starring: Dom DeLuise, Eric Idle, Ralph Macchio; MPAA Rating: Unrated; Distributor: MGM

I never thought I’d miss animator Don Bluth, especially after Rock-a-Doodle. But under his direction, 1982’s The Secret of NIMH was a brooding neo-Arthurian fable about a mother mouse’s desire to protect her children. Alas, this Bluth-less direct-to-tape sequel, The Secret of Nimh 2: Timmy To the Rescue, about a mouse’s transformation from misfit to hero, has none of the original’s heart or craft, and all of the sappy songwriting and patchwork plotting common to further adventures. C-

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