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Alternate Title: The Pincushionman

Balloonland (The Pincushionman , The Pincushion Man) (1935) - ComiColor Cartoons Theatrical Cartoon Series Balloonland

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  • ComiColor Cartoons Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • P. A. Powers
  • Animation Studio: Ub Iwerks Studio
  • Distributed by: Celebrity Productions, Inc.
  • Cartoon Characters: Balloon People, Pincushion Man.
  • Voice Actors: Billy Bletcher.
  • Directed By Ub Iwerks.
  • Produced By Ub Iwerks, P. A. Powers.
  • Music: Carl Stalling, Zez Confrey.
  • Originally Released on September 30, 1935.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6 minutes.
  • CineColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

The residents of a balloon community are in constant peril from the Pincushion Man, a gaunt, foreboding figure with no redeeming qualities whatsoever, who stalks around gleefully "popping" happy balloon people by tossing pins like daggers. The balloon people...  (more)

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Alternate Titles:

"The Pincushionman (Home Distribution)" and "The Pincushion Man (Home Distribution)."

Charlie Chaplin, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy are caricatured.

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Wouldn't you like to live in Balloonland?

A lot of Ub Iwerks' animation was bouncy and weightless even for his more conventional "human" or "animal" characters, and his character designs were always very round and fat,...  (read more)

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I vaguely remember this one from a video I had as a little kid. I used to love it!

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This is like the best short movie-thing ever. Everyone should watch it, buy it, and then eat at least one copy to make sure it's with you forever. It has depth, farce, and a charming plot. I fell in love with it when I was two or something and I still love...  (read more)

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