The Land Before Time

The Land Before Time (1988)

A new adventure is born.

  • Genre: Family, Animation, Adventure
  • Release Date: 1988-11-18
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 2449 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 9min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Sullivan Bluth Studios
  • Production Country: Ireland, United States of America
  • Director: Don Bluth
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An orphaned brontosaurus named Littlefoot sets off in search of the legendary Great Valley. A land of lush vegetation where the dinosaurs can thrive and live in peace. Along the way he meets four other young dinosaurs, each one a different species, and they encounter several obstacles as they learn to work together in order to survive.

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  • Gabriel Damon

    as Littlefoot (voice)
  • Candace Hutson

    as Cera (voice)
  • Will Ryan

    as Petrie (voice)
  • Judith Barsi

    as Ducky (voice)
  • Helen Shaver

    as Littlefoot's Mother (voice)
  • Pat Hingle

    as Narrator / Rooter (voice)
  • Bill Erwin

    as Grandfather (voice)
  • Burke Byrnes

    as Daddy Topps (voice)
  • Frank Welker

    as Sharptooth (voice) (uncredited)
Directing Don Bluth Director
Production Don Bluth Producer
Production Gary Goldman Producer
Production George Lucas Executive Producer
Production John Pomeroy Producer
Production Steven Spielberg Executive Producer
Editing Dan Molina Editor
Editing John K. Carr Editor
Writing Stu Krieger Screenplay
Writing Judy Freudberg Story
Production Nancy Nayor Casting
Writing Tony Geiss Story
Sound James Horner Original Music Composer
Art Don Bluth Production Design
Visual Effects Darlie Brewster Animation
Visual Effects Mick Cassidy Animation
Visual Effects Jeff Topping Animation
Directing Fred A. Reilly Layout
Sound Jim Henrikson Music Editor
Editing Fiona Trayler Assistant Editor
Editing Nikki Moss Assistant Editor
Sound Dan Molina Supervising Sound Editor
Production Frank Marshall Co-Executive Producer
Production Kathleen Kennedy Co-Executive Producer
Production Thad Weinlein Production Manager
Production Cathy Goldman Production Supervisor
Directing Sue Shakespeare Assistant Director
Directing David J. Steinberg Assistant Director
Directing Russell Boland Assistant Director
Production Deborah Jelin Newmyer Associate Producer
Sound Thomas J. O'Connell ADR Recordist
Sound Ray Merrin Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Kevin Brazier Sound Editor
Sound Ian Fuller Sound Editor
Sound Joe Gallagher Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Andy Stears Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Dan O'Connell Foley Artist
Sound Alicia Stevenson Foley Artist
Sound James Ashwill Foley Mixer
Sound Mary Jo Lang Foley Recordist
Editing John Stanborough Color Timer
Editing Donah Bassett Negative Cutter
Art Don Bluth Storyboard Artist
Art Dan Kuenster Storyboard Artist
Art Larry Leker Storyboard Artist
Visual Effects Skip Jones Animation
Visual Effects Vera Pacheco Animation