The Wacky World of Mother Goose

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The Wacky World of Mother Goose
"The Wacky World of Mother Goose".jpg
Cover of soundtrack L.P.
Directed by Jules Bass
Kizo Nagashima
(assistant director)
Produced by Arthur Rankin Jr.
Joseph E. Levine
(executive producer)
Larry Roemer
(associate producer)
Written by Romeo Muller
(screenplay)
Arthur Rankin, Jr.
(story)
Based on Tales of Mother Goose
by Charles Perrault
Music by George Wilkins
(music)
Jules Bass
(lyrics)
Production
company
Videocraft International
Toei Animation
(Japanese animation studio, uncredited)
Distributed by Embassy Pictures
Release date
  • December 2, 1967 (1967-12-02)
Running time
81 minutes
Country United States
Japan
Language English

The Wacky World of Mother Goose (1967) is an animated feature film made by Rankin/Bass, written by Romeo Muller and directed by Jules Bass based on Charles Perrault's stories and nursery rhymes.[1] It features Humpty Dumpty, the Old Woman Who Lives in a Shoe, and the Crooked Man (the villain). Mother Goose is voiced by Margaret Rutherford.

Plot[edit]

In the land of Old King Cole: Jack and Jill, Simple Simon, Georgie Porgie, Humpty Dumpty, and the others are worried when Mother Goose has to visit her sister who lives beyond the Moon. Meanwhile, Count Walktwist the Crooked Man is up to no good and will stop at nothing to rule the land, so it's up to the good characters to try and stop him.

Cast[edit]

Crew[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Wacky World of Mother Goose (1966) | BFI". Explore.bfi.org.uk. Retrieved 2014-06-26. 

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