The Cricket in Times Square

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A Connecticut cricket is taken away from his home and ends up in a New York subway station. With the help of a cat and a mouse, they help a local music newspaper stand from bankruptcy.


Chester C. Cricket
(Voice: Les Tremayne)
Tucker R. Mouse
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Harry Cat
(Voice: Les Tremayne)

Music Sources

Brahms, Johannes : "Hungarian Dance No. 7 "
Harbach, Otto, Oscar Hammerstein II, Rudolf Friml, Herbert Stothart : "Indian Love Call "
Massenet, Jules : "Meditation (Thaïs) "



Clips Used In:

A Very Merry Cricket


  • Based off the children's book of the same name by George Selden and Garth Williams


United States

Chuck Jones Collection
The White Seal

Technical Specifications

Running Time: 25:39
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 4 : 3 (Television)
Color Type: Deluxe
Sound Type: Mono
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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