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1 The Creature from the Backyard
What's the difference between Mickey Mouse and Mufasa? They're both cartoon animals. They both talk. But there's something about Mufasa. . . . That's because The Lion King filmmakers studied lions carefully so they could make Mufasa as real as possible. Scientists call this field study. For your next film, The Creature from the Backyard, you will be studying roly-poly bugs! If you'd prefer worm or spiders, that's okay, too. After all, you're the director.

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