The Legend of Rockabye Point
Studio: Walter Lantz Release Date : April 11, 1955 Series: Chilly Willy
  1. General Info

Cumulative rating:
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Synopsis

An old sailor tells the legend of Rockabye Point, to which we flashback to Chilly Willy and a polar bear trying to steal fish from the sailor's fishing vessel.

Characters

Chilly Willy

Credits

Director

Fred "Tex" Avery

Animator

Ray Abrams
Don Patterson
Laverne "Verne" Harding

Story

Michael "Mike" Maltese

Music

Clarence E. Wheeler

Producer

Walter "Walt" Lantz

Set Design

Raymond Jacobs

Music Sources

Rossini, Gioachino : "William Tell Overture "

Distributor(s)

Universal Pictures

Awards

Nominated for the Academy Award (Oscar) for Best Short Subject

Trivia

  • This short was also known as "Rockabye Legend."

Television

The New Woody Woodpecker Show (Season 1, Episode 3)

Video Information

VHS

United States

Woody Woodpecker and His Friends

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

Woody Woodpecker and His Friends

DVD

United States

Woody Woodpecker and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection
Woody Woodpecker Favorites
Woody Woodpecker and Friends

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 17060
Production No.: U-41
Running time: 6:10
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono: RCA Sound Recording
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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      Sources

      Fred "Tex" Avery: Director
      • Verified by "Of Mice and Magic" by Leonard Maltin

      Walter "Walt" Lantz: Producer
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Ray Abrams: Animator
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Don Patterson: Animator
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Laverne "Verne" Harding: Animator
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Clarence E. Wheeler: Music
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Michael "Mike" Maltese: Story
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Raymond Jacobs: Set Design
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)