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Mr. Bug Goes To Town Production Information

Mr. Bug Goes To Town Cartoon Picture

>Fleischer Studios
  • Fleischer Studios
  • Animated Characters: Dick, Mary, Mr. Bumble, Swat the Fly, C. Bagley Beetle, Smack the Mosquito, Hoppity, Honey, Mr. Creeper.
  • Originally Released in 1941.
  • Running Time: 78 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.


Production Notes:

This film was renamed "Hoppity Goes To Town" after the Fleischer studios closed.

Production lasted from February 5 to mid-November 1941.

The shot of the opening credits, which starts in space and descends to New York City, was produced with a miniature set of the city, consisting of more than 16,000 miniature panes of glass set in wood and plastic models. The set took four months to build.

Songs: "We're the Couple in the Castle," "Katy Did, Katy Didn't" and "I'll Dance at Your Wedding (Honey Dear)," music and lyrics by Hoagy Carmichael and Frank Loesser; "Boy Oh Boy," music and lyrics by Sammy Timberg and Frank Loesser; "Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee," music by Henry I. Marshall, lyrics by Stanley Murphy.

Traditional, Hand-drawn Animation.

Alternate Title: "Hoppity Goes To Town."

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