Willie The Operatic Whale (1954) Theatrical Cartoon

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Willie The Operatic Whale

Willie The Operatic Whale

Willie The Operatic Whale (1954) Theatrical Cartoon Willie The Operatic Whale

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Traditional Animation
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Distributed by: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
  • Cartoon Characters: Willie the Whale, Professor Tetti Tatti, Isolde, Whitey.
  • Voice Actors: Nelson Eddy.
  • Directed By Clyde Geronimi, Hamilton Luske.
  • Produced By Walt Disney, Ben Sharpsteen.
  • Animated By Ward Kimball, John Lounsbery, Hal King, Hugh Fraser, John Sibley, Fred Moore, Josh Meador, George Rowley.
  • Music: Ken Darby.
  • Originally Released on August 17, 1954.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 15 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

News comes to the music and science world of a whale that can sing opera. The news is met with disbelief and jeers from the musical and science communities. One person who may have a different theory about the whale's reputed musical abilities is opera showman...  (more)

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Taken from the feature Make Mine Music (1946).

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The Whale who Sang Opera

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This is a story about a whale who could sing opera. All the voices in the story come from Nelson Eddy. Overall, this is the highlight of Make Mine Music. But one point of this film could have been better, the killing of Willie at the end. Just like Bambi, one...  (read more)

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