Gerald McBoing Boing's Symphony
Studio: UPA Release Date : July 15, 1953 Series: Jolly Frolics
  1. General Info

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Synopsis

Gerald McBoing Boing, the young boy who can only speak in sound effects, is pressed into service when a symphony orchestra fails to show up for their performance.

Characters

Gerald McBoing Boing

Credits

Director

Robert "Bobe" Cannon

Animator

Jose Cuauhtemoc "Bill" Melendez
Frank Smith

Story

Thorton ("T") Hee

Music

Ernest Gold

Voices

Marvin Miller

Narration

Marvin Miller

Production Manager

Herbert "Herb" Klynn

Executive Producer

Stephen "Steve" Bosustow

Design

Thorton ("T") Hee

Color Design

Jules Engel
Michi Kataoka

Distributor(s)

Columbia

Television

Totally Tooned In (Season 1, Episode 23)
The Boing-Boing Show (Season 1, Episode 4)

Video Information

VHS

United States

Columbia Pictures Presents UPA's Gerald McBoing-Boing

DVD

United States

The Jolly Frolics Collection
Cartoon Adventures Starring Gerald McBoing Boing

Technical Specifications

Running time: 7:04
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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History

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      Sources

      Robert "Bobe" Cannon: Director
      • Verified by "Of Mice and Magic" by Leonard Maltin

      Stephen "Steve" Bosustow: Executive Producer
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Thorton ("T") Hee: Story
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Thorton ("T") Hee: Design
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Jose Cuauhtemoc "Bill" Melendez: Animator
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Frank Smith: Animator
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Jules Engel: Color Design
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Michi Kataoka: Color Design
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Ernest Gold: Music
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Herbert "Herb" Klynn: Production Manager
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Marvin Miller: Narration
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

      Marvin Miller: Voices
      • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)