The Explosive Mr. Magoo
Studio: UPA Release Date : May 8, 1958 Series: Mr. Magoo
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Synopsis

Magoo mistakes a bowling alley ad in the newspaper as a liquor ad with his face on it and goes down to complain. Along the way, he buys a wind-up toy (confused for a clock) packaged in gift box and when he arrives at the paper, the noise from the toy in the box is mistaken for a ticking time bomb and now everyone thinks Magoo is a mad bomber.

Characters

Mr. Magoo
(Voice: Jim Backus)

Credits

Director

Pete Burness

Animator

Tom McDonald
Fred Grable
Edgar "Ed" Friedman
Bernard "Barney" Posner

Story

Dick Shaw
Fred Grable

Music

Stanley J. Wilson

Voices

June Foray
Charles Dawson "Daws" Butler

Producer

Pete Burness

Executive Producer

Stephen "Steve" Bosustow

Design

Robert Dranko

Television

Totally Tooned In (Season 1, Episode 47)

Video Information

DVD

United States

Mr. Magoo - The Theatrical Collection 1949-1959

Technical Specifications

MPAA No.: 18528
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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History

5/5/2014

  • Home video info added by eutychus

6/10/2014

  • Synopsis added by Toonatic
  • Credits added by Toonatic
  • MPAA Number added by Toonatic
  • Animation type added by Toonatic
  • Color type added by Toonatic
  • Aspect ratio added by Toonatic
  • Print format added by Toonatic
  • Negative format added by Toonatic
  • Original Language added by Toonatic

2/28/2015

  • Television info added by Toonatic

4/18/2018

  • Cinematographic format added by kintutoons32

Sources

Pete Burness: Director
  • Verified by "Of Mice and Magic" by Leonard Maltin

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

Dick Shaw: Story
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Fred Grable: Story
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Stanley J. Wilson: Music
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Robert Dranko: Design
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Tom McDonald: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Fred Grable: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Edgar "Ed" Friedman: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Bernard "Barney" Posner: Animator
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

Pete Burness: Producer
  • Verified by onscreen credits (not always reliable)

June Foray: Voices
  • Unverified

Charles Dawson "Daws" Butler: Voices
  • Unverified