The Bookworm
Studio: MGM Release Date : August 26, 1939
  1. General Info

Cumulative rating:       (2 ratings submitted)

Synopsis

Three witches need a worm to complete their potion; they dispatch a raven to catch one, and he goes after a bookworm. He chases the worm into the horror section, where the monsters attack but soon, Paul Revere rides Black Beauty to the rescue, along with the Police Gazette, and other assorted war heroes; eventually, the Boy Scouts build a match-stick bridge, leading the worm to safety.

Credits

Director

Isadore "Friz" Freleng

Voices

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc

Distributor(s)

MGM

Video Information

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

MGM Cartoon Classics: Happy Harmonies

DVD

United States

Another Thin Man

Technical Specifications

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

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Screenshots

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History

12/8/2011

  • New title added by eutychus
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6/4/2014

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8/16/2014

  • Credits added by ToonStar95

3/5/2016

  • Synopsis added by dudeman316
  • Video Link added by dudeman316

9/7/2016

  • Home video info added by ToonStar95

8/26/2017

  • Screenshots added by dudeman316

9/10/2018

  • Animation type added by TibbyH
  • Color type added by TibbyH
  • Sound type added by TibbyH

Sources

Isadore "Friz" Freleng: Director
  • Verified by "Of Mice and Magic" by Leonard Maltin

Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc: Voices
  • Unverified