The Tantalizing FlyThe Tantalizing Fly (1919) Theatrical Cartoon
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- Theatrical FilmTheatrical
- Traditional Animation
- Bray Studios
- Distributed by: Goldwyn-Bray Pictographs
- Cartoon Characters: The Clown, Fly.
- Live-Action Characters: Max Fleischer, Roland Crandall.
- Directed By Max Fleischer.
- Produced By J. R. Bray.
- Animated By Max Fleischer, Roland Crandall.
- Written By Max Fleischer.
- Originally Released on October 04, 1919.
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Black & White
This cartoon introduces both animator and clown and displays the manner in which the former creates the latter. The cartoonist is hampered by a bothersome fly as he pens Koko; once the clown comes to life, it will be his turn to fight off the pest. Also, one can... (more)
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Silent cartoon. A combination live-action and animated series created by Max Fleischer, it proved to be one of the most popular silent cartoons. The shorts usually started off with The Clown (who would eventually become Ko-Ko) antagonizing the... (more)
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