Dig (1972) - Hubley Studios Cartoon Episode Guide

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Alternate Title: Dig: A Journey Into The Earth

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  • Traditional Animation
  • Hubley Studios
  • Cartoon Characters: Rocco, Adam, Mother, Earl of Limestone, Pre-Cambrian Rocks, Uncle Igneous, Aunt Sedimentary, Cousin Metamorphic.
  • Voice Actors: Jack Warden, Ray Hubley, Maureen Stapleton, Morris Carnovsky, Phil Leeds, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Don Elliott; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By John Hubley.
  • Produced By John Hubley, Faith Hubley.
  • Animated By Vincent Bell, Tissa David, Phil Duncan, John Gentilella, Charles Harriton, Helen Komar, Nina DiGangi, Faith Hubley, Mark Hubley, Nancy Lane, CÚline Miles.
  • Music: Quincy Jones.
  • First Aired on April 08, 1972.
  • Originally Aired on CBS Television CBS-TV (USA).
  • Running Time: 30 minutes.
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

A boy and his dog take a wondrous trip under the earth's crust and through the geological eras of time, introducing children to geology in the form of a musical fantasy.

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Alternate Title:

"Dig: A Journey Into The Earth."

The first network Saturday morning animated cartoon special, this aired from noon to 12:30 p.m., pre-empting a rerun of The Monkees. Intended as one of three programs on the earth around us, it was the only one to have been completed. Most of...  (more)

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My father recorded this back in the early 80's and I recently found the cassette. I've uploaded it to youtube for posterity's sake.

I've tried to submit a video link to bcdb.com, but they don't respond. Here's...  (read more)

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Thank-you thank-you thank-you to this website for giving reality to this vaguest of memories I've carried from the age of 6. I remember a talking white? rock and something falling down a large hole in the ground, the word "DIG", and being...  (read more)

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Impressionable cartoon

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So...there is someone else out there who remembers this animation! I can't remember anything about the cartoon except that the boy and his dog were being led down a large hole by a talking rock and the music (what ever it was) made enough of an impression...  (read more)

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this thing aired, apparently in place of the Monkees, so it seems.

I remember it airing, and knew it wasn't supposed to be there. A boy and his dog met talking rocks, about four of them.

I suppose they were...  (read more)

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