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7th Jul '17 9:45:27 AM Kartoonkid95
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* ''WesternAnimation/FerdinandTheBull'' didn't have one originally, but it was retroactively added in the 1950s when it was broadcast on [[Series/WaltDisneyPresents Walt Disney's television show]].
29th May '17 5:15:23 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheChristmasTree'' is a textbook (storybook?) example. The storybook doesn't have words or even word-shaped scribbles, just the kind of colored {{Tetris}}-like blocks that frequently showed up in low-budget animation before the AllCGICartoon became common.

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheChristmasTree'' is a textbook (storybook?) example. The storybook doesn't have words or even word-shaped scribbles, just the kind of colored {{Tetris}}-like VideoGame/{{Tetris}}-like blocks that frequently showed up in low-budget animation before the AllCGICartoon became common.
7th May '17 11:30:39 PM jccw227
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** ''Disney/TheManyAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh''.

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** ''Disney/TheManyAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh''.''Disney/TheManyAdventuresOfWinnieThePooh'', which takes it UpToEleven as it [[NoFourthWall constantly reminds you that the characters are in a book.]] From bumping into the words on the page, to hopping from one page to the next. When Tigger gets stuck in a tree, he's [[InteractiveNarrator saved by the narrator,]] who simply turns the book sideways, allowing him to slide down the letters.
9th Apr '17 9:12:57 AM nombretomado
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* ''RockyAndBullwinkle'': The "Fractured Fairy Tales" segment used this, but played with it, with the fairy first having difficulty turning the pages due to her small size, then having the book slam shut on her.

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* ''RockyAndBullwinkle'': ''WesternAnimation/RockyAndBullwinkle'': The "Fractured Fairy Tales" segment used this, but played with it, with the fairy first having difficulty turning the pages due to her small size, then having the book slam shut on her.
8th Oct '16 9:08:41 AM mr3urious
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* The DisneyChannel original movie ''Film/{{Descendants}}'' "modernizes" this using a computer tablet in its opening.
1st Aug '16 9:24:33 AM dsneybuf
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* One Empire Today commercial does this with a book of carpet samples, reading "Once upon a time..." on the front.

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* One Empire Today commercial (boasting dialogue inspired by ''Literature/{{Goldilocks}}'') does this with a book of carpet samples, reading "Once upon a time..." on the front.
26th Jul '16 10:05:02 AM Malady
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* ''VideoGame/BraveHeroYuusha'': The storybook is called The Hero & The Demon.
22nd Jul '16 10:37:06 PM dsneybuf
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* One Empire Today commercial does this with a book of carpet samples, reading "Once upon a time..." on the front.
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28th May '16 2:16:32 PM KidDynamite
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* The ''Series/{{Highlander}}'' episode, "The Stone Of Scone" has this.
23rd Apr '16 4:15:28 PM Kartoonkid95
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* The 2016 version of ''[[Film/TheJungleBook2016 The Jungle Book]] doesn't have a storybook opening, but it does have a storybook closing, with the book being [[BookEnds the very same one that opened the original animated classic]].

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* The 2016 version of ''[[Film/TheJungleBook2016 The Jungle Book]] Book]]'' doesn't have a storybook opening, but it does have a storybook closing, with the book being [[BookEnds the very same one that opened the original animated classic]].
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