The Mechanical Monsters
Studio: Fleischer Studio Release Date : November 21, 1941 Series: Superman
  1. General Info
Added to IAD Archives

Watch Online!

Cumulative rating:
(2 ratings submitted)

Synopsis

A team of robots threaten Metropolis with a crime wave.

Characters

Superman
(Voice: Bud Collyer)
Lois Lane
(Voice: Joan Alexander)

Credits

Director

Dave Fleischer

Animator

Stephen "Steve" Muffati
George Germanetti

Story

Izzy "I." Sparber
Seymour Kneitel

Music

Sammy Timberg

Producer

Max Fleischer

Distributor(s)

Paramount

Bloopers

  • When a robot is attacking a jewelry store, the number on the robot changes back and forth from 5 to 13.

Video Information

DVD

United States

Popeye the Sailor - Volume 2 - 1938-1940
Max Fleischer's Superman 1941-1942
Cartoon Craze - Volume 1 - Superman : The Bulleteers
Superman: The Movie 4-Disc Special Edition

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 3142
Running time: 10:13
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono: Western Electric Noiseless Recording
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

Reviews and Comments

No comments posted. Be the first!
(You must be a logged-in user to submit comments!)

Click on thumbnail for full size image


Click on thumbnail for full size image

Model Sheet
Submitted by eutychus


Screenshots

Submitted by eutychus

Screenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical MonstersScreenshots from the 1941 Fleischer Studio cartoon The Mechanical Monsters

History

12/6/2011

  • New title added by eutychus
  • Credits added by eutychus

3/6/2012

  • Home video info added by eutychus

8/15/2012

  • Synopsis added by eutychus
  • Credits added by eutychus
  • Characters added by eutychus
  • Screenshots added by eutychus

8/15/2012

  • Bloopers added by eutychus

8/26/2012

  • Characters added by eutychus

4/29/2013

  • Bloopers added by eutychus
  • Awards added by eutychus

6/3/2013

  • Tech specs added by eutychus

6/14/2013

  • Video Link added by eutychus

10/1/2014

  • Video Link added by eutychus

4/28/2018

    10/29/2019

    • Credits added by kintutoons32

    1/20/2020

    • Home video info added by Toonatic

    4/21/2020

    • Gallery items added
    • eutychus

    Sources

    Dave Fleischer: Director
    • Verified by "Of Mice and Magic" by Leonard Maltin

    Stephen "Steve" Muffati: Animator
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    George Germanetti: Animator
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Izzy "I." Sparber: Story
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Seymour Kneitel: Story
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Sammy Timberg: Music
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

    Max Fleischer: Producer
    • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)