Dinosaur (1980) Theatrical Cartoon

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Dinosaur (1980) Theatrical Cartoon

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Stop-motion Animation
  • Will Vinton Productions, Pyramid Films
  • Cartoon Characters: Tyrannosaurus Rex, Other Dinosaurs, Fifth-Grader, Classmates.
  • Voice Actors: Michelle Mariana.
  • Produced By Will Vinton, Dick Baka, Jim Bousa, David Adams.
  • Animated By Joan C. Gratz, Barry Bruce, Don Merkt, Matt Wuerker.
  • Awards: Gold Hugo, Chicago International Film Festival, 1980, Gold Award, Houston International Film Festival, 1980
    Notable Children’s Film, American Library Association
  • Music: Charmer.
  • Editor: Suzanne Rosen.
  • Originally Released in 1980 (Estimate).
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 14 minutes.
  • Color
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Enter a vivid prehistoric world, entirely formed from brightly colored clay, for an introduction to dinosaurs, the "terrible lizards" who roamed the earth 200 million years ago. Your guide is a precocious fifth-grader who earns the respect of his unruly...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

Combined live action and animation.

Produced in Claymation by Will Vinton Productions.

Song "Mesozoic Mind" performed by Charmer.

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