Twilight Sparkle's Retro Media Library


Acknowledged by generations of moviegoers as one of the greatest Disney animated Classics ever produced. This extraordinary movie miracle is most fondly remembered as Walt Disney's favorite picture. The simple, heartwarming story of the newborn "prince of the forest" reflects the universal joy in us all as we discover the wonders of life and the beauty of nature. Each new revelation, along with Bambi's budding friendship with bashful Flower and fun-loving Thumper, elevate this beloved Classic to the status of Timeless Masterpiece.


In Other Languages

Production timeline

Release timeline

Format Country of origin Date
Original theatrical USA August 13, 1942[1]
Re-release USA December 25, 1947
Re-release #2 USA July 3, 1957
Re-release #3 USA March 25, 1966
Re-release #4 USA June 20, 1975
Re-release #5 USA June 4, 1982
Re-release #6 USA July 15, 1988
VHS USA September 28, 1989
VHS re-release USA February 4, 1997
DVD USA March 1, 2005
Blu-ray USA March 1, 2011





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