Casey at the Bat

From "Make Mine Music"

Release Date : August 15, 1946

Synopsis

The Disney version of the poem about baseball slugger Casey, and his valiant stand to try to wind the game for Mudville.

Characters

Blake
Casey
Cooney
Jimmy Flynn
Amos Mouse
Pitcher
Umpire

Credits

Director
Jack Kinney
Animation
John Sibley
Eric Larson
Cliff Nordberg
Hugh Fraser
Ollie Johnson
Les Clark
Ward Kimball
Bill Justice
Murray McClellan
George Rowley
Backgrounds
Merle T. Cox
Ralph Hullet
Layout
Hugh Hennesy
Story
Homer Brightman
Eric Gurney
Music
Ken Darby
Narration
Jerry Colonna

Source

Based on the story "Casey at the Bat"

Video

United States
Make Mine Music
Cartoon Classics : First Series : Volume 12 : Disney's Tall Tales
Italy
Musica Maestro

Laserdiscs

Japan
Make Mine Music

DVD

United States
Make Mine Music
Timeless Tales Volume 3

Television

The Ink and Paint Club: Episode 52: Rah! Rah! Disney Goes Athletic
Donald's Quack Attack: Episode 41
Walt Disney Presents: Baseball Fever

Original Animator's Drafts


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Technical Specification

Color Type: Technicolor
Animation Type: Standard animation
Sound Mix: Mono
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Negative Format: 35mm
Print Format: 35mm
Cinematographic Process: Spherical
Original Language: English

Released by RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.

Comments

From Ryan : I haven't watched this cartoon on "Make Mine Music," but saw it separately on the "Ink and Paint Club" and "Walt Disney Presents." I like this short and would recommend it to anyone who likes Disney films.

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