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Note: This is not to be confused with the 1949 Kenneth Grahame short film of the same name.

In the 2000s, Guillermo Del Toro pitched a full-length animated adaptation of the 1908 Ernest H. Shepard book The Wind in The Willows by for Walt Disney Studios.[1]


According to Del Toro, he wanted to pay adherence to the book's natural and atmospheric elements.[2]and it was going to be in the same world like The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr Toad.

The film was also said to be a mix of live action with CG animation.

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. Unfortunately, the studio executives at the time wished for more comedy and merchandise appeal.


  • The animated adaptation of The Wind in the Willows was permanently cancelled.
  • The Wind in the Willows remains as it is today.