In 1981, Disney’s The Fox and the Hound musical buddy way back into cinemas. The animated family movie, about the story of two friends, a red fox Tod, and a hound dog Copper. become a huge hit with both critics and audiences and led to a series of films.
When Disney came out with their computer-animated movie “The Fox and the Hound” in 1981. Working from a $12 million dollar budget, the first film grossing in box office just shy $63 million worldwide.
But how many The Fox and the Hound movies are there?
The Fox and the Hound movies in order
If you’re wondering if you should watch The Fox and the Hound movies in order, then the answer is a resounding yes. Each movie builds off the plot of the last movie, and you learn more about the character each time. The first movie sets a lot of background information and context which is needed to understand subsequent movies.
To date, there are two The Fox and the Hound movies from Disney. The Fox and the Hound movies – which are produced between 1981 to 2006 – include:
1.) The Fox and the Hound (1981)
2.) The Fox and the Hound 2 (2006)
It should also be noted that characters from the Fox and the Hound movie also feature in the 2006 direct-to-video feature, Disney’s The Fox and the Hound 2.
Are all of Disney’s The Fox and the Hound part of the same series?
The Fox and the Hound film was not a groundbreaking success at the box office. became an underrated classic, it was re-released to theaters in 1988. A direct-to-video follow-up, The Fox and the Hound 2, was released to DVD in 2006.
Who are the cast of The Fox and the Hound movie?
The cast of The Fox and the Hound films varies across the two movies. Notable actors in The Fox and the Hound film series include Mickey Rooney, Kurt Russell, Pearl Bailey, Jack Albertson, Sandy Duncan, Jeanette Nolan, Pat Buttram, John Fiedler, and John McIntire.
Who is the best The Fox and the Hound movies?
The Fox and the Hound movie series never gained any traction in popularity. The first movie in 1981 was received reasonably well by critics and fans. On Rotten Tomatoes, it has a modest 70% critics rating and 75% fan rating. However, by the second of the movies, critics were rating it as low as 20% while fans weren’t too happy either, ranking in at 46%.