Christopher Crumpet (1953) - Jolly Frolics Theatrical Cartoon Series

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  • Jolly Frolics Theatrical Cartoon SeriesTheatricalSeriesCartoon
  • Traditional Animation
  • UPA Productions
  • Distributed by: Columbia Pictures
  • Cartoon Characters: Christopher Crumpet, Mother, Father, Bilgewater, T.J. Tailgate.
  • Voice Actors: Marvin Miller, Marian Richman.
  • Directed By Robert Cannon.
  • Produced By John Hubley, Stephen Bosustow.
  • Animated By Bill Melendez, Frank Smith, Tom McDonald.
  • Awards: Oscar Statuette  Academy Award Nominee, Best Short Subject (Cartoon), 1954.
  • Music: George Bruns.
  • Originally Released on June 25, 1953.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 6:45 minutes.
  • Production Number: 5304
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

Christopher Crumpet's father has a dilemma: his son wants a rocket- a REAL rocket- and if Christopher doesn't get his way, he turns into a chicken. When Crumpet's creepy co-worker, Bilgewater, tries to use Christopher's "talent" to win a bet, he fails miserably....  (more)

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Excluding the opening and closing framing sequences, the entire cartoon is in black and white save for Christopher's hair, which is bright red.

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