Dear Mr. Watterson

Dear Mr. Watterson

An Exploration of Calvin & Hobbes

DVD - 2013
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Calvin & Hobbes took center stage when it appeared in comics in 1985. A decade later, when Bill Watterson retired his strip, millions of readers felt the void. Here is an exploration to discover why his 'simple' comic strip has made such an impact on so many readers.
Publisher: [United States?] : Fingerprint Films, c2013
Branch Call Number: DVD 741.5 Dear
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


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Sep 10, 2018

I haven't been an avid fan of Calvin but my son, who grew up with it, certainly was.
nevertheless this was a very good doc on Watterson, comics in general, and C&H

Dec 31, 2016

I loved this! Any fan of Calvin and Hobbes should get this.

May 23, 2015

A gushing tribute to the comic strip that provides the opportunity for the filmmaker to voice his and others' admiration for Bill Watterson. I absolutely love Calvin & Hobbes and it was great to identify with other people about how much it really meant to us. Otherwise, there's not much information here I didn't already know. It did have a few drawings and other items that I had not seen before which coupled with my nostalgia is enough to make the doc completely worthwhile.

Feb 16, 2015

If you love Calvin & Hobbes, then you need to see this. An interesting exploration of the history and impact of the comic strip!


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