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Dumbo
Dumbo
is a 1941 American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions and released by RKO Radio Pictures. The fourth Disney animated feature film, it is based upon the storyline written by Helen Aberson and illustrated by Harold Pearl for the prototype of a novelty toy ("Roll-a-Book").[4] The main character is Jumbo Jr., a semi-anthropomorphic elephant who is cruelly nicknamed "Dumbo", as in "dumb". He is ridiculed for his big ears, but in fact he is capable of flying by using his ears as wings. Throughout most of the film, his only true friend, aside from his mother, is the mouse, Timothy – a relationship parodying the stereotypical animosity between mice and elephants. Dumbo
Dumbo
was released on October 23, 1941; made to recoup the financial losses of Fantasia, it was a deliberate pursuit of simplicity and economy for the Disney studio. At 64 minutes, it is one of Disney's shortest animated features. Sound was recorded conventionally using the RCA System. One voice was synthesized using the Sonovox
Sonovox
system, but it, too, was recorded using the RCA System. In 2017, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry
National Film Registry
by the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".[5] A live-action adaptation of the film directed by Tim Burton
Tim Burton
is scheduled to be released on March 29, 2019.

Contents

1 Plot 2 Voice cast 3 Production

3.1 Development 3.2 Casting 3.3 Animation 3.4 Disney strike 3.5 Distribution 3.6 Songs and performers

4 Release

4.1 Television broadcast 4.2 Home video

5 Reception

5.1 Box office 5.2 Critical reception 5.3 Awards and honors

6 Controversy 7 Media and merchandise

7.1 Dumbo's Circus 7.2 Books 7.3 Theme parks 7.4 Video games 7.5 Cancelled sequel 7.6 Live-action adaptation

8 See also 9 Sources 10 References 11 External links

Plot A flock of storks deliver babies while circus animals are being transported by train from their "Winter Quarters".[6] Mrs. Jumbo, one of the elephants, receives her baby, who is soon made fun of by the other female elephants, who are Prissy, Catty, Giddy, and Matriarch, because of his large ears, and they nickname him "Dumbo". After locking the four elephants, Mrs. Jumbo starts to cuddle Dumbo. When a storm comes, they have to help set up the circus tents together, including the elephants; afterwards, they have a parade through town. However, Dumbo
Dumbo
ends up in a muddy puddle, so Mrs. Jumbo has to wash him. When a group of boys torment Dumbo, Mrs. Jumbo responds by attacking the boys, and losing her temper in confusion. Mrs. Jumbo is deemed mad and suspended in a cage. Dumbo
Dumbo
is shunned by the other elephants, and with no parent to care for him, he is now alone. Timothy Q. Mouse, who feels sympathy for Dumbo, and becomes determined to help regain his spirits, appoints himself as Dumbo's mentor and protector. After being secretly encouraged by Timothy, the circus director makes Dumbo
Dumbo
the top of an elephant pyramid stunt. The performance goes awry as Dumbo
Dumbo
trips over his ears and misses his target, causing the other elephants to suffer various injuries, and bring down the big top. Dumbo
Dumbo
is made into a clown as a result, officially having the other elephants deem him no longer one of them, and plays the main role in an act that involves him falling into a vat of pie filling. Despite his newfound popularity and fame, Dumbo
Dumbo
dislikes this job, and is now more miserable than ever. To cheer Dumbo
Dumbo
up, Timothy takes him to visit his mother; on the way back, Dumbo
Dumbo
cries and then starts to hiccup, so Timothy takes him for a drink of water from a bucket which, unknown to them, has accidentally had a bottle of champagne knocked into it by the clowns as they decide to speak to the circus director about changing up Dumbo's stunt, and a pay raise. As a result, Dumbo
Dumbo
and Timothy both become drunk, and see hallucinations of pink elephants. The next morning, Dumbo
Dumbo
and Timothy wake up in a tree, but soon fall into a lake; Timothy wonders how they got up in the tree, and concludes that Dumbo
Dumbo
flew up there using his large ears as wings. With the help from a group of crows, Timothy is able to get Dumbo
Dumbo
to fly again, using a psychological trick of a "magic feather" to boost his confidence. Back at the circus, Dumbo
Dumbo
performs the same stunt, which involves jumping from a high building, this time, from a much higher platform thanks to the clowns speaking to the circus director earlier. On the way down, Dumbo
Dumbo
loses the feather; Timothy quickly tells him that the feather was never magical, and that he is still able to fly. Dumbo
Dumbo
is able to pull out of the dive and flies around the circus, finally striking back at his tormentors as a stunned audience looks on in amazement. After this performance, Dumbo
Dumbo
becomes a media sensation, Timothy becomes his manager, and Dumbo
Dumbo
and Mrs. Jumbo are given a private car on the circus train. The crows say goodbye to Dumbo
Dumbo
and his mother as the film ends. Voice cast The voice actors are uncredited for their roles in the film.

The title character is Dumbo, the nickname given to Jumbo Jr. He is an elephant who has huge ears and is able to use them to fly, carrying what he thinks of as a magic feather. Like Dopey in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and Gideon in Pinocchio, Dumbo
Dumbo
does not have any spoken dialogue. Edward Brophy
Edward Brophy
as Timothy Q. Mouse, an anthropomorphic mouse who becomes the only friend of Dumbo
Dumbo
after his mother is locked up and does his best to make Dumbo
Dumbo
happy again. He teaches Dumbo
Dumbo
how to become the "ninth wonder of the universe", and the only flying elephant in the whole world. He is never mentioned by name in the film, but his signature can be read on the contract in a newspaper photograph at the finale. Verna Felton
Verna Felton
as Elephant Matriarch, the well-meaning but pompous leader of the elephants who is initially cold towards Dumbo. Felton also voices Mrs. Jumbo, Dumbo's mother, who speaks only once in the film to give Dumbo's name. Cliff Edwards
Cliff Edwards
as Jim Crow, the leader of a group of crows. Though he initially teases Dumbo
Dumbo
about his big ears and ridicules Timothy's idea that Dumbo
Dumbo
can fly, he hears Dumbo's tragic history and becomes determined to help Dumbo
Dumbo
fly for real. Herman Bing as The Ringmaster, who though not truly evil, is a strict and occasionally arrogant man. The Ringmaster later appears as a villain in the video game Disney's Villains' Revenge. Margaret Wright as Casey Junior, the sentient 2-4-0
2-4-0
tender locomotive hauling the circus train. Sterling Holloway
Sterling Holloway
as Mr. Stork The Hall Johnson
Hall Johnson
Choir as Crow
Crow
Chorus The King's Men as Roustabout Chorus Noreen Gammill as Elephant Catty Dorothy Scott as Elephant Giddy Sarah Selby as Elephant Prissy Malcolm Hutton as Skinny Billy Bletcher
Billy Bletcher
as Clown John McLeish as the narrator

Production Development Dumbo
Dumbo
is based upon a children's story written by Helen Aberson and illustrated by Harold Pearl that was prepared to demonstrate the prototype of a toy storytelling display device called Roll-A-Book, which was similar in principle to a panorama. It involved only eight drawings and just a few lines of text, and had Red Robin as Dumbo's ally instead of Timothy Mouse. Dumbo
Dumbo
was first brought to the attention of Walt Disney
Walt Disney
in late 1939 by Disney's head of merchandise licensing Kay Kamen, who showed a prototype of the Roll-A- Book
Book
that included Dumbo. Disney immediately grasped its possibilities and heartwarming story and purchased the rights to it.[7] Originally it was intended to be a short film; however, Disney soon found that the only way to do justice to the book was to make it feature-length.[8] At the time, the Disney Studio was in serious financial trouble due to the war in Europe, which caused Pinocchio and Fantasia to fail at the box office, with the result that Dumbo
Dumbo
was intended to be a low-budget feature designed to bring revenue to the studio.[9] Storymen Dick Huemer and Joe Grant were the primary figures in developing the plot. They wrote the script in chapters, much like a book, an unusual way of writing a film script. Regardless of this, very little was changed from the original draft.[10] Casting None of the voice actors for Dumbo
Dumbo
received screen credit, much like in Snow White and Pinocchio. Timothy Mouse was voiced by Edward Brophy, a character actor known for portraying gangsters. He has no other known animation voice credit. The semi-antagonistic circus director was voiced by Herman Bing, a German-American character actor remembered for his wild-eyed facial expressions and thick German accent in several comedy works. The pompous matriarch of the elephants was voiced by Verna Felton, who also played the Fairy Godmother in Cinderella, the Queen of Hearts in Alice in Wonderland, and Flora of the Three Good Fairies in Sleeping Beauty. Other voice actors include the perennial Sterling Holloway
Sterling Holloway
in appearing as Mr. Stork, Cliff Edwards, better known as the voice of Jiminy Cricket, as Jim Crow, the leader of the crows, and John McLeish, best known for narrating the Goofy
Goofy
"How To" cartoons, providing the opening narration. Animation When the film went into production in early 1941, supervising director Ben Sharpsteen was given orders to keep the film simple and inexpensive. As a result, Dumbo
Dumbo
lacks the lavish detail of the previous three Disney animated features (Fantasia, Pinocchio, and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs): character designs are simpler, background paintings are less detailed, and a number of held cels (or frames) were used in the character animation. Although the film is more "cartoony" than previous Disney films the animators brought elephants and other animals into the studio to study their movement.[8] Watercolor paint was used to render the backgrounds. Dumbo
Dumbo
and Snow White are the only two classic Disney features to use the technique, which was regularly employed for the various Disney cartoon shorts. The other Disney features used oil paint and gouache. 2002's Lilo & Stitch, which drew influences from Dumbo, also made use of watercolor backgrounds.[11][12] Disney strike Main article: Disney animators' strike During the production of Dumbo, Herbert Sorrell, leader of the Screen Cartoonist's Guild, demanded Disney sign with his union, rather than the IATSE, with which Disney had already signed. Disney declined, saying that he would put it to a vote. Sorrel again demanded that Disney sign with his union, but Disney once again refused. On May 29, 1941, shortly after rough animation on Dumbo
Dumbo
was complete, much of the Disney studio staff went on strike. A number of strikers are caricatured in the feature as clowns who go to "hit the big boss for a raise". The strike lasted five weeks, and ended the "family" atmosphere and camaraderie at the studio.[citation needed] Distribution Completed in fall 1941, Disney's distributor RKO Radio Pictures initially balked at the film's 64-minute length and wanted Disney to either make it longer, edit it down to a short subject length, or allow them to release it as a B-movie. Disney refused all three options, and RKO reluctantly issued Dumbo, unaltered, as an A-film. Songs and performers

"Look Out for Mr. Stork" (The Sportsmen) "Casey Junior" (The Sportsmen) "Song of the Roustabouts" (The King's Men) "Baby Mine" (Betty Noyes) "The Clown Song" (A.K.A."We're gonna hit the big boss for a raise") (Billy Bletcher, Eddie Holden and Billy Sheets) "Pink Elephants on Parade" (The Sportsmen) (preceded by two minutes of music on soundtrack version) "When I See an Elephant Fly" ( Cliff Edwards
Cliff Edwards
and the Hall Johnson Choir) "When I See an Elephant Fly" (Reprise)

On Classic Disney: 60 Years of Musical Magic, "Pink Elephants on Parade" is included on the green disc, "Baby Mine" is on the purple disc, and "When I See an Elephant Fly" is on the orange disc. On Disney's Greatest Hits, "Pink Elephants on Parade" is on the red disc. Release Television broadcast This was one of the first of Disney's animated films to be broadcast, albeit severely edited, on television, as part of Disney's anthology series. Home video Along with Alice in Wonderland, Dumbo
Dumbo
was the first of Disney's canon of animated films to be released on home video. The film was originally released on June 26, 1981 on VHS and Betamax, followed by a Laserdisc
Laserdisc
release in June 1982 and then once again on VHS and Betamax as part of Walt Disney
Walt Disney
Classics Video Collection release on December 3, 1985.[citation needed] The film was then remastered in 1986 and 1989[citation needed] and released on VHS and Laserdisc
Laserdisc
as a 50th Anniversary Edition of Dumbo on July 12, 1991[citation needed], followed by an October 28, 1994 VHS and Laserdisc
Laserdisc
release as a part of the Walt Disney
Walt Disney
Masterpiece Collection.[citation needed] On October 23, 2001, a 60th Anniversary Edition was released in VHS and DVD formats.[13][14][15] In 2006, a "Big Top Edition" of the film was released on DVD,[16][17][18] followed by a UK Special
Special
Edition release in May 2007.[citation needed] A 70th Anniversary Edition of the film was released in the United States on September 20, 2011.[19][20][21][22] The 70th Anniversary Edition was produced in two different packages: a 2-disc Blu-ray/DVD combo pack and a 1-disc DVD.[21][23] The film was also released as a movie download.[21] All versions of the 70th Anniversary Edition contain deleted scenes and several bonus features, including "Taking Flight: The Making of Dumbo" and "The Magic of Dumbo: A Ride of Passage," while the 2-disc Blu-ray version additionally includes games, animated shorts, and several exclusive features.[21][24][25] The film was re-released on Blu-ray and DVD on April 26, 2016 to celebrate its 75th anniversary.[26] Reception Box office Despite the advent of World War II, Dumbo
Dumbo
was still the most financially successful Disney film of the 1940s. After its October 23 release, Dumbo
Dumbo
proved to be a financial miracle compared to other Disney films. The simple film only cost $950,000 (equivalent to $15,810,000 in 2017) to produce,[2] half the cost of Snow White, less than a third of the cost of Pinocchio, and certainly less than the expensive Fantasia. Dumbo
Dumbo
eventually grossed $1.6 million (equivalent to $26,620,000 in 2017) during its original release; it and Snow White were the only two pre-1943 Disney features to turn a profit.[3] The film was re-released in theaters in 1949, 1959, 1972, and 1976. Critical reception Reviews for the film at its initial release were largely positive. Variety said that Dumbo
Dumbo
was "a pleasant little story, plenty of pathos mixed with the large doses of humor, a number of appealing new animal characters, lots of good music, and the usual Disney skillfulness in technique".[27] Cecilia Ager, writing in PM, called Dumbo
Dumbo
"the nicest, kindest Disney yet", and Bosley Crowther, film critic for The New York Times, said that the film was "the most genial, the most endearing, the most completely precious cartoon feature film ever to emerge from the magical brushes of Walt Disney's wonder-working artists".[27] TIME responded to the reception of the film with plans to name the character as its "Mammal of the Year" (a play on its annual "Man/Person of the Year" honor), with an appearance on the cover of the magazine's edition of December 29, 1941.[27] However, the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7 of that year shifted the news cycle away from Dumbo, although the previously planned essay on the film, with a more appropriate introduction, appeared in the December 29 issue's "Cinema" section.[27] Today, the film holds a 97% rating at movie aggregator Rotten Tomatoes.[28] Film critic Leonard Maltin
Leonard Maltin
described it as "One of Walt Disney's most charming animated films".[29] In 2011, TIME named it one of "The 25 All-TIME Best Animated Films".[30] Awards and honors Dumbo
Dumbo
won the 1941 Academy Award for Best Original Score, awarded to musical directors Frank Churchill and Oliver Wallace. Churchill and lyricist Ned Washington were also nominated for the Academy Award for Best Song for "Baby Mine" (the song that plays during Dumbo's visit to his mother's cell), but did not win for this category.[31] The film also won Best Animation Design at the 1947 Cannes Film Festival.[32]

Year Ceremony Award Result[33]

1941 Academy Awards Best Scoring of a Musical Picture Won

Best Original Song (For the song "Baby Mine") Nominated

1947 Cannes Film Festival Best Animation Design Won

The film is recognized by American Film Institute
American Film Institute
in these lists:

2004: AFI's 100 Years...100 Songs:

"Baby Mine" – Nominated[34]

2006: AFI's 100 Years...100 Cheers – Nominated[35] 2006: AFI's Greatest Movie Musicals – Nominated[36] 2008: AFI's 10 Top 10:

Nominated Animation Film[37]

Controversy Writer Richard Schickel charged that the crow characters in the film are African-American stereotypes in his book, The Disney Version (1968). The leader crow, played by Cliff Edwards, was originally named "Jim Crow" for script purposes. However, all of the other crows were voiced by African-American actors, who were all members of the popular all-black Hall Johnson
Hall Johnson
Choir. Despite suggestions by writers such as Schickel who have criticized the portrayal as racist,[38] other writers have rejected these claims.[39] Defenders note that the crows form the majority of the characters in the movie who are sympathetic to Dumbo's plight, that they are free spirits who bow to no one, and that they are intelligent characters aware of the power of self-confidence, unlike the Stepin Fetchit
Stepin Fetchit
stereotype common in the previous decade. Furthermore, the crows' song "When I See An Elephant Fly", which uses intricate wordplay in the lyrics, is oriented more toward mocking Timothy Mouse than Dumbo's large ears. In July 2017, after being inaugurated as a Disney Legend, Whoopi Goldberg expressed a desire for the crow characters to be merchandised by Disney, "because those crows sing the song in Dumbo
Dumbo
that everybody remembers."[40] Media and merchandise Dumbo's Circus Main article: Dumbo's Circus Dumbo's Circus
Circus
was a live-action/puppet television series for preschool audiences that aired on The Disney Channel
The Disney Channel
in the 1980s. Unlike in the film, Dumbo
Dumbo
spoke on the show. Each character would perform a special act, which ranged from dancing and singing to telling knock knock jokes. Books

Walt Disney's Dumbo: Happy to Help: (ISBN 0-7364-1129-1) A picture book published by Random House Disney, written by Liane Onish and illustrated by Peter Emslie. It was published January 23, 2001. This paperback is for children aged 4–8. Twenty-four pages long, its 0.08 of an inch thick, and with cover dimensions of 7.88 x 7.88 inches. Walt Disney's Dumbo
Dumbo
Book
Book
of Opposites: (ISBN 0-307-06149-3) A book published in August 1997 by Golden Books
Golden Books
under the Golden Board Book
Book
brand. It was written by Alan Benjamin, illustrated by Peter Emslie, and edited by Heather Lowenberg. Twelve pages long and a quarter of an inch thick, this board edition book had dimensions of 7.25 x 6.00 inches. Walt Disney's Dumbo
Dumbo
the Circus
Circus
Baby: (ISBN 0-307-12397-9) A book published in September 1993 by Golden Press
Golden Press
under the A Golden Sturdy Shape Book
Book
brand. Illustrated by Peter Emslie and written by Diane Muldrow, this book is meant for babies and preschoolers. Twelve pages long and half an inch thick, this book's cover size is 9.75 x 6.25 inches.

Theme parks Dumbo the Flying Elephant
Dumbo the Flying Elephant
is a popular ride that appears in Disneyland,[41] Walt Disney
Walt Disney
World's Magic Kingdom,[42] Tokyo Disneyland,[43] Disneyland
Disneyland
Park (Paris), and Hong Kong Disneyland.[44] The Casey Jr. Circus
Circus
Train is an attraction found at Disneyland
Disneyland
and Disneyland
Disneyland
Paris. In June 2009, Disneyland
Disneyland
introduced a flying Dumbo
Dumbo
to their nighttime fireworks show, in which the elephant flies around Sleeping Beauty Castle while fireworks synched to music go off.[45] Casey Junior is the second float in the Main Street Electrical Parade and its versions. Casey, driven by Goofy, pulls a drum with the parade logo and Mickey Mouse
Mickey Mouse
and Minnie Mouse. Video games Dumbo
Dumbo
appears in the popular PlayStation 2
PlayStation 2
game Kingdom Hearts
Kingdom Hearts
in the form of a summon that the player can call upon in battle for aid. Sora, the protagonist, flies on him and Dumbo
Dumbo
splashes enemies with water from his trunk.[46] The Ringmaster appears as one of four villains in Disney's Villains' Revenge. In the game, the Disney Villains alter the happy endings from Jiminy Cricket's book; in particular, the Ringmaster forces Dumbo
Dumbo
to endlessly perform humiliating stunts in his circus. In the end, the Ringmaster is defeated when he is knocked unconscious by a well-aimed custard pie. Cancelled sequel In 2001, the "60th Anniversary Edition" DVD of Dumbo
Dumbo
featured a sneak peek of the proposed sequel Dumbo
Dumbo
II, including new character designs and storyboards. Robert C. Ramirez (Joseph: King of Dreams) was to direct the sequel, in which Dumbo
Dumbo
and his circus friends navigated a large city after being left behind by their traveling circus. Dumbo
Dumbo
II also sought to explain what happened to Dumbo's father, Mr. Jumbo. Dumbo's circus friends included the chaotic twin bears Claude and Lolly, the curious zebra Dot, the older, independent hippo Godfry, and the adventurous ostrich Penny. The animals were metaphors for the different stages of childhood.[47] Dumbo
Dumbo
II was supposed to be set on the day immediately following the end of the first Dumbo
Dumbo
movie.[48] John Lasseter
John Lasseter
cancelled Dumbo
Dumbo
II,[47] soon after being named Chief Creative Officer of Walt Disney
Walt Disney
Animation Studios in 2006.[49] Live-action adaptation Main article: Dumbo
Dumbo
(2019 film) On July 8, 2014, it was announced that a live-action re-imagining of Dumbo
Dumbo
was in development. In the same announcement, Ehren Kruger was confirmed as the screenwriter, as well as co-producer with Justin Springer.[50] On March 10, 2015, Tim Burton
Tim Burton
was announced as the director.[51][52] On January 11, 2017, it was reported that Will Smith is in talks to star in the remake as the father of some children who befriend Dumbo.[53] That same day, it was revealed that Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks
had reportedly been offered to play the film's villain.[54] The following month, it was announced that Smith would not be starring in the film.[55] Smith had apparently passed on the project due to a disagreement over salary and scheduling as well as to star in Bad Boys for Life.[56] In March 2017, it was reported that Eva Green
Eva Green
was in talks to play a trapeze artist.[57] Following this announcement, Danny DeVito was cast as a ringleader named Medici.[58] Two weeks later, it was reported that Colin Farrell
Colin Farrell
had entered negotiations to play the role of Holt, which was originally offered to Will Smith.[59] On April 4, 2017, Michael Keaton, Burton's former frequent collaborator, entered talks to star as the villain.[60] Keaton confirmed his involvement with the film on June 26, 2017.[61] Filming will be taking place at Cardington Studios in Bedfordshire, England.[62] On July 15, 2017, Disney announced the casting for all of the principal roles and that the film would be released on March 29, 2019.[63] DeObia Oparei, Joseph
Joseph
Gatt and Alan Arkin
Alan Arkin
will also play new characters created for the film.[64][65][66] See also

Seeing pink elephants Roles of mothers in Disney media

Disney portal Film portal Animation portal

Sources

Shull, Michael S.; Wilt, David E. (2004). "Filmography 1941". Doing Their Bit: Wartime American Animated Short Films, 1939-1945. McFarland & Company. ISBN 978-0786481699. 

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Joins Tim Burton’s Live-Action ‘Dumbo’ (EXCLUSIVE) Retrieved August 18, 2017

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Helen Aberson and Harold Pearl's Dumbo

Screen

Dumbo
Dumbo
(1941) Dumbo's Circus
Circus
(1985) Dumbo
Dumbo
(2019)

Song

"Baby Mine" (1941) "Pink Elephants on Parade" (1941)

Theme park

Dumbo
Dumbo
the Flying Elephant Casey Jr. Circus
Circus
Train Casey Jr. Splash 'n' Soak Station

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Walt Disney
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Animation Studios

List of feature films

Released

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) Pinocchio (1940) Fantasia (1940) Dumbo
Dumbo
(1941) Bambi
Bambi
(1942) Saludos Amigos
Saludos Amigos
(1942) The Three Caballeros
The Three Caballeros
(1944) Make Mine Music
Make Mine Music
(1946) Fun and Fancy Free (1947) Melody Time
Melody Time
(1948) The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
(1949) Cinderella (1950) Alice in Wonderland (1951) Peter Pan (1953) Lady and the Tramp
Lady and the Tramp
(1955) Sleeping Beauty (1959) One Hundred and One Dalmatians
One Hundred and One Dalmatians
(1961) The Sword in the Stone (1963) The Jungle Book
Book
(1967) The Aristocats
The Aristocats
(1970) Robin Hood (1973) The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
(1977) The Rescuers
The Rescuers
(1977) The Fox and the Hound
The Fox and the Hound
(1981) The Black Cauldron (1985) The Great Mouse Detective
The Great Mouse Detective
(1986) Oliver & Company (1988) The Little Mermaid (1989) The Rescuers
The Rescuers
Down Under (1990) Beauty and the Beast (1991) Aladdin (1992) The Lion King
The Lion King
(1994) Pocahontas (1995) The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996) Hercules (1997) Mulan (1998) Tarzan (1999) Fantasia 2000
Fantasia 2000
(1999) Dinosaur (2000) The Emperor's New Groove (2000) Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001) Lilo & Stitch (2002) Treasure Planet
Treasure Planet
(2002) Brother Bear
Brother Bear
(2003) Home on the Range (2004) Chicken Little (2005) Meet the Robinsons
Meet the Robinsons
(2007) Bolt (2008) The Princess and the Frog
The Princess and the Frog
(2009) Tangled
Tangled
(2010) Winnie the Pooh (2011) Wreck-It Ralph
Wreck-It Ralph
(2012) Frozen (2013) Big Hero 6 (2014) Zootopia
Zootopia
(2016) Moana (2016)

Upcoming films

Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph
Wreck-It Ralph
2 (2018) Frozen 2
Frozen 2
(2019)

Associated productions

The Reluctant Dragon (1941) Victory Through Air Power (1943) Song of the South
Song of the South
(1946) So Dear to My Heart
So Dear to My Heart
(1949) Mary Poppins (1964) Bedknobs and Broomsticks
Bedknobs and Broomsticks
(1971) Pete's Dragon (1977) Who Framed Roger Rabbit
Who Framed Roger Rabbit
(1988) Enchanted (2007)

People

Executives

Edwin Catmull Roy Conli Roy E. Disney Walt Disney Don Hahn Jeffrey Katzenberg John Lasseter Peter Schneider Thomas Schumacher David Stainton

Disney's Nine Old Men

Les Clark Marc Davis Ollie Johnston Milt Kahl Ward Kimball Eric Larson John Lounsbery Wolfgang Reitherman Frank Thomas

Related topics

History

Disney animators' strike Disney Renaissance

Methods and technologies

12 basic principles of animation Computer Animation Production System Disney Animation: The Illusion of Life Multiplane camera

Documentaries

Frank and Ollie (1995) The Sweatbox (2001) Dream On Silly Dreamer
Dream On Silly Dreamer
(2005) Waking Sleeping Beauty
Waking Sleeping Beauty
(2009)

Other Disney animation units

Disney Television Animation DisneyToon Studios
DisneyToon Studios
(WDAS unit) Lucasfilm Animation Marvel Animation Pixar Animation Studios Circle 7 (defunct)

Miscellaneous

Alice Comedies Laugh-O-Gram Studio List of Disney animated shorts List of Disney theatrical animated features

unproduced

Oswald the Lucky Rabbit Mickey Mouse
Mickey Mouse
(film series) Silly Symphonies Once Upon a Time

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Disney theatrical animated features

Walt Disney Animation Studios films

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) Pinocchio (1940) Fantasia (1940) Dumbo
Dumbo
(1941) Bambi
Bambi
(1942) Saludos Amigos
Saludos Amigos
(1942) The Three Caballeros
The Three Caballeros
(1944) Make Mine Music
Make Mine Music
(1946) Fun and Fancy Free (1947) Melody Time
Melody Time
(1948) The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
(1949) Cinderella (1950) Alice in Wonderland (1951) Peter Pan (1953) Lady and the Tramp
Lady and the Tramp
(1955) Sleeping Beauty (1959) One Hundred and One Dalmatians
One Hundred and One Dalmatians
(1961) The Sword in the Stone (1963) The Jungle Book
Book
(1967) The Aristocats
The Aristocats
(1970) Robin Hood (1973) The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
(1977) The Rescuers
The Rescuers
(1977) The Fox and the Hound
The Fox and the Hound
(1981) The Black Cauldron (1985) The Great Mouse Detective
The Great Mouse Detective
(1986) Oliver & Company (1988) The Little Mermaid (1989) The Rescuers
The Rescuers
Down Under (1990) Beauty and the Beast (1991) Aladdin (1992) The Lion King
The Lion King
(1994) Pocahontas (1995) The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996) Hercules (1997) Mulan (1998) Tarzan (1999) Fantasia 2000
Fantasia 2000
(1999) Dinosaur (2000) The Emperor's New Groove (2000) Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001) Lilo & Stitch (2002) Treasure Planet
Treasure Planet
(2002) Brother Bear
Brother Bear
(2003) Home on the Range (2004) Chicken Little (2005) Meet the Robinsons
Meet the Robinsons
(2007) Bolt (2008) The Princess and the Frog
The Princess and the Frog
(2009) Tangled
Tangled
(2010) Winnie the Pooh (2011) Wreck-It Ralph
Wreck-It Ralph
(2012) Frozen (2013) Big Hero 6 (2014) Zootopia
Zootopia
(2016) Moana (2016) Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph
Wreck-It Ralph
2 (2018) Frozen 2
Frozen 2
(2019)

Live-action films with animation

The Reluctant Dragon (1941) Victory Through Air Power (1943) Song of the South
Song of the South
(1946) So Dear to My Heart
So Dear to My Heart
(1948) Mary Poppins (1964) Bedknobs and Broomsticks
Bedknobs and Broomsticks
(1971) Pete's Dragon (1977) Who Framed Roger Rabbit
Who Framed Roger Rabbit
(1988) Enchanted (2007)

DisneyToon Studios films

DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp (1990) A Goofy
Goofy
Movie (1995) The Tigger Movie (2000) Return to Never Land
Return to Never Land
(2002) The Jungle Book 2
The Jungle Book 2
(2003) Piglet's Big Movie
Piglet's Big Movie
(2003) Pooh's Heffalump Movie
Pooh's Heffalump Movie
(2005) Bambi
Bambi
II (2006) Planes (2013) Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014)

Other Disney units films

The Nightmare Before Christmas
The Nightmare Before Christmas
(1993) James and the Giant Peach (1996) Doug's 1st Movie
Doug's 1st Movie
(1999) Recess: School's Out (2001) Teacher's Pet (2004) A Christmas Carol (2009) Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) Mars Needs Moms
Mars Needs Moms
(2011) Frankenweenie (2012) Strange Magic (2015)

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Unproduced films

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