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Song Of The South

Song Of The South

Song Of The South (1946) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film Song Of The South

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  • Feature Length Animated Film
  • Live-Action/2D Animation Hybrid
  • Walt Disney Studios
  • Distributed by: RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
  • Cartoon Characters: Br'er Fox, Br'er Bear, Br'er Rabbit, Br'er Possum, Br'er Frog, Mr. Bluebird, Birds.
    Live-Action Characters: Johnny, Sally, Uncle Remus, Ginny, Grandmother, Aunt Tempy, John, Toby, Maid, Mrs. Favers, The Favers Boys.
  • Voice Actors: Johnny Lee.
    Live-Action Cast: Bobby Driscoll, Ruth Warrick, James Baskett, Luana Patten, Lucile Watson, Hattie McDaniel, Eric Rolf; Full Voice Cast Full Voice Cast...
  • Directed By Wilfred Jackson, Harve Foster, William McGarry.
  • Produced By Walt Disney, Perce Pearce.
  • Animated By Don Lusk, Harvey Toombs, Tom Massey, Ken O'Brien, Murray McClellan, Al Coe, Jack Campbell, Hal Ambro, Hal King, Cliff Norberg, Rudy Larriva, Milt Kahl, Eric Larson, Ollie Johnston.; more Animators More Cartoon Animators...
  • Written By Dalton Reymond, Morton Grant, Maurice Rapf, Bill Peet, Ralph Wright, George Stallings, Joel Chandler Harris.
  • Awards: Oscar StatuetteAcademy Award Winner, Honorary Award (James Baskett), 1947, Oscar StatuetteAcademy Award Winner, Best Music, Song "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah" (Music: Allie Wrubel; more Awards More Awards...
  • Music: Ray Gilbert, Sam Coslow, Allie Wrubel, Arthur Johnston, Johnny Lange, Hy Heath; more Musicians More Musicians...
  • Editor: William M. Morgan.
  • Originally Released on November 12, 1946.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 94 minutes.
  • TechniColor
  • U.S.A.  U.S.A.

Cartoon Summary:

In the post-Civil War South, Little Johnny is taken to his grandmother's plantation where he meets kindly Uncle Remus and is guided by his tall tales of Brer...  (more)

Cartoon Production Information:

Combined live action and animation. Billed as "Walt Disney's first live-action musical drama." James Baskett (Uncle Remus) was the first live actor hired by Disney. James Baskett passed away two...  (more)


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Comments By: 4CK

I've seen this film..when it was

rereleased back in the 1970's.


And I never found it racist or

unreal in any way.


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Song of the South

Comments By: ValeriaIHughes
As a American who is black, I want to see this released again. I remember seeing this when I was really young, and the singing was awesome! I want my kids to see it too. No one asked me or anyone that I know if they should seal this movie up because of...  (read more)

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Comments By: BDS
I was fortunate enough while stationed in Japan to rent the Japanese Laserdisc release of this classic. The live action portions are painfully strained (not due to racial overtones; just a script that is weak and acting that pushes cute to regions beyond),...  (read more)

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