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Over the Garden WallOver the Garden Wall

Over the Garden Wall

In this charming animated miniseries, two half-brothers try to find their way back home after getting lost in a supernatural forest

Animation, Comedy, Family, Mystery

best
THE VERY BEST

8.6

show

United States of America

English

Binge-Worthy, Easy, Mini-series

2013

Elijah Wood

11 min

Synopsis

Our Take

8.6
Taylor Leigh Harper

Over the Garden Wall consists of 10 episodes that together run just under two hours. While each episode stands alone, it’s easy to watch the entire series in one sitting. The story beckons you to go deeper into its fantastical forest called the Unknown, at the center of which lies a dark mystery, and two boys on a quest to return home.

Wirt (Elijah Wood) and his younger half-brother Greg (Collin Dean) are lost in these enchanted woods. Beatrice, a talking bird, befriends the boys and offers to guide them home. Here, the trio encounter singing frogs, beastly creatures, and sinister forces hidden in the shadows.

There is no other series quite like Over the Garden Wall, which so perfectly balances its comedic and melancholic moments. If you’re looking for something a little bittersweet, musical, and fun, this miniseries will surely hit the spot—that is, if you’re brave enough to enter its Unknown.

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