The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat
Studio: DePatie Freleng Release Date : May 20, 1982
  1. General Info

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Associated Studios

Marvel Productions

Synopsis

The mischievous Grinch decides to wreak havoc on the world, but the ever-so-delightful Cat in the Hat stands in his way. With a little caring and compassion, can the Cat save the world from an unfriendly future and help the Grinch turn over a new leaf?

Characters

The Cat in the Hat
(Voice: Mason Adams)
The Grinch
(Voice: Bob Holt)

Credits

Director

Bill Perez

Animator

Warren Batchelder
Oliver E. "Lefty" Callahan
John V. Gibbs
Lee Halpern
Bob Kirk
Bob Matz
Norman "Norm" McCabe
Thomas "Tom" Ray
Morey Reden
Bob Richardson
Virgil Ross
Ken Walker
Don Williams

Music

Joe Raposo

Backgrounds

Alison Julian
Andrew Phillipson
Dennis Venizelos

Producer

Isadore "Friz" Freleng
Theodor "Dr. Seuss" Geisel

Executive Producer

David H. DePatie

In Charge of Production

Lee Gunther

Lyrics

Theodor "Dr. Seuss" Geisel

Music Editor

Joe Siracusa

Writer

Theodor "Dr. Seuss" Geisel

Graphic Design

Ira Turek
Roy Morita

Broadcasters

ABC

Awards

Won the 1982 Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program
Won the 1982 Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement In Animation?

Milestones

This was the last work produced by DePatie-Freleng Enterprises.

Trivia

Hans Conried was supposed to voice the Grinch in this special, but he died before he could record his lines.
When DePatie-Freleng was sold to Marvel Comics midway through production, the new Marvel Productions finished the special.

Video Information

VHS Video

United States

The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat

DVD

Dr Seuss's Holiday on the Loose
The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat

Technical Specifications

Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Original Language: English

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    Sources

    Theodor "Dr. Seuss" Geisel: Writer
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    Isadore "Friz" Freleng: Producer
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    Theodor "Dr. Seuss" Geisel: Producer
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    David H. DePatie: Executive Producer
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    Bill Perez: Director
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    Theodor "Dr. Seuss" Geisel: Lyrics
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    Joe Raposo: Music
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    Alison Julian: Backgrounds
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    Andrew Phillipson: Backgrounds
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    Dennis Venizelos: Backgrounds
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    Ira Turek: Graphic Design
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    Roy Morita: Graphic Design
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    Warren Batchelder: Animator
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    Oliver E. "Lefty" Callahan: Animator
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    John V. Gibbs: Animator
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Lee Halpern: Animator
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Bob Kirk: Animator
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    Bob Matz: Animator
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    Norman "Norm" McCabe: Animator
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    Thomas "Tom" Ray: Animator
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    Morey Reden: Animator
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    Bob Richardson: Animator
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    Virgil Ross: Animator
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    Ken Walker: Animator
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    Don Williams: Animator
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    Joe Siracusa: Music Editor
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    Lee Gunther: In Charge of Production
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