Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971) Animated Cartoon Special

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Here Comes Peter Cottontail

Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971) Animated Cartoon Special

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  • Animated TV SpecialCartoonTelevisionSpecialCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • Rankin-Bass Productions
  • Cartoon Characters: Peter Cottontail, Seymour S. Sassafrass, Colonel Wellington B. Bunny, Antoine, Irontail, Donna, Bonnie, Esmerelda, Montisar, Santa Claus.
  • Voice Actors: Casey Kasem, Danny Kaye, Vincent Price, Iris Rainer, Joan Gardner, Paul Frees, Greg Thomas, Jeff Thomas.
  • Directed By Arthur Rankin Jr., Jules Bass.
  • Produced By Arthur Rankin Jr, Jules Bass.
  • Music: Maury Laws, Jules Bass, Steve Nelson, Jack Rollins.
  • Originally Released on April 04, 1971.
  • Originally Aired on ABC Television ABC-TV (USA).
  • Running Time: 55 minutes.
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Peter Cottontail tries to become the Chief Easter Bunny. His efforts are thwarted by the evil and vindictive ex-Easter Bunny Irontail. With the help of Seymour S. Sassafrass and a time travel device called the Yestermorrow Mobile, Peter goes back to the day when...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

The first Easter-themed Rankin/Bass special. Songs: "In Spring The Easter Bunny Never Sleeps" (Colonel Wellington B. Bunny, Peter Cottontail, Irontail), "If I Can Only Get Back To Yesterday" (Antoine), "When You Can't Get It All Together,...  (more)

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