The Three Bears
Studio: Terrytoons Release Date : February 10, 1939
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Cumulative rating:       (4 ratings submitted)

Synopsis

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Credits

Director

Mannie Davis

Story

John Foster

Music

Philip A. "Phil" Scheib

Producer

Paul Terry

Distributor(s)

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

Video Information

Technical Specifications

MPAA Rating: G
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono: RCA Sound System
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

Reviews and Comments

From TibbyH :

It's sad when the meme is better than the actual cartoon. Terrytoon's 1939 rendition of The Three Bears is a waste of time as it slowly meanders around to constitute as a short film. The animation is amateurish, the jokes (if even wanna call them that) are poorly timed out and fall flat on their face, and the voice acting sounds like one employee drunkenly spitting out lines with no real direction. You could do much better things with you than watch this trash. A perfect example that the Golden Age of Animation wasn't safe from garbage like this.
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From Pokey J.Anti-Blockhead :

Yeah, Tibby you're right, and the studio's LATER vanity-project-named Terry Bears wasn't that much better. Happy dubious anniversary [blah] to this short[blah].
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From Fortnermation2003 :

A popular Terrytoon that has the famous "Somebody Toucha My Spaghet"!
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From PopKorn Kat :

The Woolworth's of animation could churn out some off-kilter and bonkers cartoons even during their tenure under the conservative Paul Terry. This is one of several pre-Jim Tyer examples of such ridiculousness. Stereotypically Italian bears? A sudden musical number? The beautifully imperfect animation? It's all here, and frankly I love it.
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History

11/2/2011

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1/22/2015

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6/18/2015

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2/1/2018

  • Sound type added by TibbyH

2/4/2018

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  • TibbyH

2/11/2018

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  • Pokey J.Anti-Blockhead

7/26/2018

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  • Fortnermation2003

7/28/2018

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  • PopKorn Kat

8/1/2018

    11/14/2018

    • Credits added by kintutoons32

    Sources

    Mannie Davis: Director
    • Verified by "Of Mice and Magic" by Leonard Maltin

    John Foster: Story
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Philip A. "Phil" Scheib: Music
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Paul Terry: Producer
    • Verified by IMDb (not always reliable)