G | Video | | Animation, Adventure, Family
A mysterious object crashes near the great valley, and Petrie's untrustful uncle arrives in search of it, believing it to be "a storm of cold fire", a susposed rock of great powers.
This is the first film in which Petrie cries, although he may have cried in the original, however, his face is turned away from the camera in that movie. In this film, he cries four times. First film in which Spike cries; there are tears visible in his eyes during the scene where he draws in the dirt
Ooh, you bent my beak.
Pterano: The next time, keep it shut!
Sierra: Why should we? Them brats wouldn't fall for your little act. I say we go find that cold - fire - thingy on our own.
Pterano: I repeat Mr Sierra, we don't know where the stone landed.
Rhinkus: Then why not simply ...
The fiery comet which Littlefoot sees at night is now yellow instead of blue (although it remains blue during the song Beyond the Mysterious Beyond), the fiery pit which blows Littlefoot and his friends out of Threehorn Peak and the small boulder they stand on are entirely reanimated, the pillar of light at the very end is more shiny, and the late-1990's Universal Television logo is added right before the Universal Cartoon Studios logo (which is mysteriously sourced from The Land Before Time V: The Mysterious Island, judging from the last second of the end credits music being heard between both logos).
On current digital printings and STARZ and HBO airings/streaming platforms, there have been many alterations to the film: