Horton Hatches the Egg
Studio: Warner Brothers Release Date : April 11, 1942 Series: Merrie Melodies
  1. General Info

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Synopsis

When a lazy bird name Daisy tires of sitting on an egg waiting for it to hatch, she gets Horton, an elephant, to do the duties for her.

Caricatures

Peter Lorre
(Voice: Kent Rogers)

Credits

Director

Robert "Bob" Clampett

Animator

Robert "Bob" McKimson
Rod Scribner

Story

Michael "Mike" Maltese
Richard "Rich" Hogan

Backgrounds

Michael Sasanoff

Voices

Kent Rogers
Sara Berner
Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc
Robert "Bob" Clampett

Narration

Frank Lee Graham

Producer

Leon Schlesinger

Film Editor

Treg Brown

Distributor(s)

Warner Brothers

Trivia

Based on the book by Dr. Seuss.

Video Information

VHS Video

United States

The Best of Dr. Seuss
The Golden Age of Looney Tunes
Bob Clampett

Laserdisc

The Golden Age of Looney Tunes

DVD

Looney Tunes Golden Collection - Volume 6
Horton Hears a Who! (Deluxe Edition)

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 7743
Production No.: 362
Running time: 9:48
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Type: Spherical
Original Language: English

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Sources

Robert "Bob" Clampett: Director
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Robert "Bob" McKimson: Animator
  • Verified by "Looney Tunes and Merry Melodies" by Jerry Beck and Will Friedwald

Rod Scribner: Animator
  • Unverified

Kent Rogers: Voices
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Sara Berner: Voices
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc: Voices
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Frank Lee Graham: Narration
  • Unverified

Leon Schlesinger: Producer
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Michael "Mike" Maltese: Story
  • Unverified

Richard "Rich" Hogan: Story
  • Unverified

Robert "Bob" Clampett: Voices
  • Unverified

Michael Sasanoff: Backgrounds
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Treg Brown: Film Editor
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