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Fantasia (1940)  link to Fantasia on IMDb  

Number: 186

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IMDb Rating:
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7.8/10 (71592 votes)

Country: Italian, 124 minutes

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Music, Fantasy, Animation, Family

Director(s): James Algar, Samuel Armstrong, Ford Beebe Jr., Norman Ferguson, Jim Handley, T. Hee, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Bill Roberts, Paul Satterfield, Ben Sharpsteen

Cast: Leopold Stokowski (as Himself - Conductor of The Philadelphia Orchestra), Deems Taylor (as Himself - Narrative Introductions)

Medium: VHS tape,

Subtitles: English

Plot Outline: Disney animators set pictures to Western classical music as Leopold Stokowski conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra. "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" features Mickey Mouse as an aspiring magician who oversteps his limits. "The Rite of Spring" tells the story of evolution, from single-celled animals to the death of the dinosaurs. "Dance of the Hours" is a comic ballet performed by ostriches, hippos, elephants, and alligators. "Night on Bald Mountain" and "Ave Maria" set the forces of darkness and light against each other as a devilish revel is interrupted by the coming of a new day.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3

Apr 26, 2017