Magoo's Puddle Jumper

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Magoo's Puddle Jumper
Mr. Magoo series
Directed by Pete Burness
Produced by Stephen Bosustow
Story by Dick Shaw
Voices by Jim Backus
Daws Butler
Music by Dean Elliott
Animation by Rudy Larriva
Barney Posner
Cecil Surry
Gil Turner
Layouts by Robert Dranko
Backgrounds by Bob McIntosh
Studio UPA
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date(s) July 26, 1956
Color process Technicolor
Country United States
Language English

Magoo's Puddle Jumper is a 1956 animated short produced by UPA for Columbia Pictures. Directed by Pete Burness and produced by Stephen Bosustow, Magoo's Puddle Jumper won the 1957 Academy Award for Short Subjects (Cartoons). The cartoon follows the misadventures of the myopic Mr. Magoo as he drives a new electric car into the ocean.[1]


  1. ^ Piotr Borowiec (1988). Animated Short Films: A Critical Index to Theatrical Cartoons. Scarecrow Press. p. 104. ISBN 0-8108-3503-7. 

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