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I Had A Hippopotamus

I Had A Hippopotamus

I Had A Hippopotamus (1972) Theatrical Cartoon

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  • Theatrical FilmTheatrical
  • Traditional Animation
  • DHP Productions
  • Distributed by: MGM, EMI
  • Cartoon Characters: Man, Hippopotamus.
  • Directed By Dennis Hunt.
  • Produced By Dennis Hunt.
  • Animated By Dennis Hunt, Gordon Harrison, Diane Jackson.
  • Music: Boosey & Hawkes, Chappell.
  • Editor: Brian Bishop.
  • Originally Released in 1972 (Estimate).
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Color
  • United Kingdom  United Kingdom

Cartoon Summary:

"I had a hippopotamus; I kept him in a shed/And fed him upon vitamins and vegetable bread..."

Cartoon Production Information:

Based on the poem by Patrick Barrington; first printed in the June 1933 issue of Punch.

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