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It Happened To Crusoe

Alternate Title: It Happened To Caruso

It Happened To Crusoe Cartoon Picture

  • Fables Theatrical Cartoon Series
  • Traditional Animation
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Distributed by: Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Cartoon Characters: Robinson Crusoe/Robinson Caruso, Winchester, Cannibal Chief.
  • Produced By Charles Mintz.
  • Animated By Louie Lilly.
  • Music: Joe De Nat.
  • Originally Released on March 14, 1941.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:43 minutes.
  • Black & White
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

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Cartoon Summary:

A tribe of black African cannibals (with heavy racial stereotyping, such as playing table tennis with their upper lips as the paddles!), send one of their...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

Alternate Title: "It Happened To Caruso."

An updated version of "Robinson Crusoe," with Robinson sounding like Jack Benny and Friday (called "Winchester") sounding like Eddie "Rochester" Anderson. Fred Allen (with whom Benny had a big feud on...  (more)

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