Wed. Oct 27th, 2021

Watership Down is an animated BBC tv miniseries based mostly on the 1972 novel of the identical title by Richard Adams.

Series 1[edit]

The Journey (Part 1)[edit]

Captain Campion: Sir, the large patrol has picked up the scent of a big band of rabbits close to the down. Unfortunately, sir, they misplaced them.
General Woundwort: Tell them to not return till they’re positioned. Leave one alive for questioning.

The Raid (Part 2)[edit]

Kehaar: [flying off] See you later, bunnies! Bye-bye!
Captain Holly: At least we do not have to feed the fowl any extra.
Kehaar: Good riddance! [after a while flying, he spots Efrafa; imitating Hazel:] “Our warren needs does!” Stupid rabbits. Ooh. Ah. My wing. If I ever get my beak on that cat, I’ll rip its soiled, rotten ears off! Ah! Oh!
[Kehaar screams as he crash lands, back where he started. Captain Holly and Blackberry sigh and walk away]
Kehaar: Ow! Hey, guys! Stop, guys, come right here! Come right here, come right here, come on, come on, pay attention! Listen to me, hearken to me, proper. Wait, cease proper there. Listen. Because I’m an honest form of a fowl, you understand, as a result of I love to do what’s proper, I made a decision to return again and inform you that there’s a warren away to the east of right here. It’s acquired a load of does. Now, as cost for this data…
Bluebell: Does? Did he say one thing about does?
Blackberry: I hope you are not considering what I believe you are considering.
Captain Holly: We ought to go away for the warren Kehaar speaks of at first gentle. If there are does there, we now have to see if they may be part of us.
Kehaar: Does, does, does. That’s all you silly rabbits take into consideration. Hey, wait, what about my meals? Come on, guys! Hello!

Captain Holly: You lack animality.
Captain Vervain: What did you say to me?
Captain Holly: You don’t have any integrity. Animals do not behave like males. If they must struggle, they struggle. If they must kill, they kill. But they do not set their wits to plot methods of injuring different creatures.
Captain Vervain: If you communicate out of flip to me once more, I’ll have your tongue. Next time you see me, you higher want your self invisible.

Bluebell: I’m positive Hazel mentioned that we must always keep again on the Down, did not he? Remember? Blackberry? Will Hazel be mad when he finds out we left? Blackberry? Remember? Blackberry?
Blackberry: I do not know.
Bluebell: Well, when will you be again? Shall I wait up for you?
Blackberry: No.
Bluebell: Will you promise you may discover someplace protected to sleep? Make positive you discover someplace protected to sleep.
Blackberry: Bluebell, be quiet. You’ve rabbited on a lot that we have gone too far so that you can return now, anyway.
Bluebell: Oh, no, it is a mistake. I’ve gone on an journey by mistake! I’m wondering what number of does will likely be at this place! Blackberry. Blackberry?
Blackberry: If you are coming alongside, you’ll be able to’t be making jokes at inappropriate instances.
Bluebell: What’s that presupposed to imply?
Blackberry: It means you tend to be a legal responsibility.
Bluebell: How dare you name me a legal responsibility?!

Blackberry: Bluebell, you saved me. You’re a hero.
Bluebell: I believe I a lot most well-liked it after I was a legal responsibility.

The Escape (Part 3)[edit]

Bigwig: I did not realise you’d been made Chief Rabbit, Holly.
Captain Holly: I have not, nor do I want to be. You have a repute for being impetuous, Bigwig. Now is the time for consideration, not impulse.
Bigwig: How dare you name me impetuous! No-one else thinks that! [looks around at the others] Who else thinks I’m impetuous, huh?
Bluebell: Uh… I do not know what intemptuous means, however, sure.

Captain Orchis: Ah, right here we’re, Hyzenthlay! Have you considered what I mentioned?
Hyzenthlay: I can be just right for you. But there’d should be higher situations for the does.
Captain Orchis: And you may inform me the whole lot? You’ll be my ears? [she doesn’t answer; he smirks] Guard, take away this doe! She’s to be executed at Frithdown. The reality is that I have already got spies in all places. [she whimpers] Everywhere!
Hyzenthlay: But why did you…?
Captain Orchis: Why? Because the General needed to see if I might break you, Hyzenthlay. He needed to see if I might break you right into a thousand tiny items after which forged you to the wind. And I’ve to say, it was so disappointingly straightforward. [he walks away, laughing]

General Woundwort: [after he and his guards surround the other rabbits] So we lastly meet, Thlayli. They advised me you were not a fighter, however I do know a fighter after I see one. I’m going to take nice pleasure in killing you.

The Siege (Part 4)[edit]

Hawkbit: Hello, Strawberry. Dandelion and I’ve one thing to say. Well, I’m going to say it as a result of he speaks about as soon as a fortnight. But the factor is, we’re each moderately keen on you [chuckling] and, nicely, we would admire it if you decided which of us you want.
Strawberry: [pauses] Oh, Brambles, proper. [hesistating] I’d forgotten about that. This is… Can I take a while to consider it?
Hawkbit: Of course, after all. But be fast [chuckling] as a result of there are extra does round now and, nicely, two eligible bucks like us are certain to get snapped up quick.
Dandelion: [after she leaves] Why did you say that final bit? You did not say the final bit once we rehearsed it!
Hawkbit: I do not know, possibly I do not wish to find yourself alone ceaselessly.

Sergeant Sainfoin: The males say they heard a noise, an awesome wailing. You do not assume that fowl’s again?
General Woundwort: If you point out that fowl another time, I’ll destroy you. Campion, put together to comply with me in, however not too shut, in case we’re ambushed.
Captain Campion: I cannot.
General Woundwort: You dare disobey me? What sort of a soldier are you?
Captain Campion: I’d moderately be rabbit than soldier, sir.
General Woundwort: Orchis, end him. Sainfoin, include me.
Captain Orchis: That’s below the command of Captain Campion to affix my Battalion.
Captain Campion: All bucks below my command are dismissed.
Captain Orchis: Leave right here and you will be hunted down. [chucking] You’ll be useless!
Captain Campion: [threateningly] My rank equal chances are you’ll be, Orchis, however my equal in fight you aren’t. I strongly advise you to step away from me.

Blackberry: Bluebell, what do you name a cheerful rabbit?
[after a pause]
Blackberry: A hoptimist.
[Bluebell giggles]

Bigwig: You look injured, General. How does it really feel to have a mark of your personal?

General Woundwort: I as soon as advised you that I’d kill you, Thlayli. And this time, there is not any white fowl to save lots of you!

General Woundwort: I might ship my bucks down right here one after the opposite if want be, Thlayli. But it appears a waste to kill you. Come again to Efrafa, and you’ll lead any mark you need.
Bigwig: Silflay hraka! U embleer rah! My chief rabbit ordered me to defend this run. And till he says in any other case, I’ll keep proper right here.
Sergeant Sainfoin: His chief rabbit? He’s not chief rabbit?

General Woundwort: We concern no elil. I concern no canine. I concern nothing!

Hazel: [gasps] Do I do know you?
Black Rabbit of Inlé: We’ve spoken earlier than. You’ve been drained not too long ago, have not you, outdated good friend? Well, I can do one thing about that. I’ve come to ask you if you would like to affix my Owsla. We’d like to have you ever and I’m positive you may take pleasure in it. [kits laughing in background] You needn’t fear about them. [chuckles] They’ll be all proper, and 1000’s like them. If you may come alongside, I’ll present you what I imply.
Hazel: I’d be honored. [dies peacefully and disappears with the Black Rabbit]

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