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Walt Disney... Featuring some of the great short animated classics from the vaults of Walt... more info $14.99was $14.99 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died: May 22, 1985
Born: June 26, 1909 Cause of Death: injuries stemming from auto accident
Birth Place: Profession: Animation ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh, The (1977)
Pooh, a bear of very little brain, and all his friends in the Hundred Acre Wood sing their way through adventures that encompass honey, bees, bouncing, balloons, Eeyore's birthday, floods, and Pooh sticks.
2.
Rescuers, The (1977) as Director
Bernard and Bianca, of the Rescue Aid Society (a mouse organization) receive a message in a bottle from an orphaned girl who appears to have been kidnapped by Madame Medusa, a selfish woman who has no qualms about using children for her own purposes. The two mice go off to Devil's Bayou to attempt to rescue the little girl.
3.
Robin Hood (1973) as Director
The Robin Hood legend told with animals portraying the famous characters. Foxy Robin helps the overtaxed citizens of Nottingham by stealing from the rich and giving to the poor.
4.
The Aristocats (1970) as Director
When a rich woman leaves her fortune to her four cats, her jealous butler abandons them in the French countryside and plans to take the money. But two country cats help the rightful heirs get back home to the city.
5.
The Jungle Book (1967) as Director
Disney animation inspired by Rudyard Kiplings "Mowgli" story. Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce tiger, Shere Kahn, is nearby, they decide to send Mowgli to a local "man tribe". On his way to the village, Mowgli meets many animal characters in this musical tale. When Shere Kahn learns of Mowgli's presence, he tracks him down.
6.
The Sword in the Stone (1963) as Director
Arthur (aka Wart) is a young boy who aspires to be a knight's squire. On a hunting trip he falls in on Merlin, a powerful but amnesiac wizard who has plans for Wart beyond mere squiredom. He starts by trying to give Wart an education (whatever that is), believing that once one has an education, one can go anywhere. Needless to say, it doesn't quite work out that way.
7.
8.
101 Dalmatians (1961) as Director
Pongo and Perdita have a litter of 15 puppies. Cruella De Vil takes a fancy to the pups, and wants to get hold of them, as well as more pups, to make herself a loveley dalmation skin coat... Cruella gets some thugs to kidnap the pups and hold them at her mansion. Will Pongo and Perdita find them in time ?
9.
Goliath II (1960)
Goliath II is a 6-inch-tall elephant who is constantly getting into trouble because he's so small.
10.
Sleeping Beauty (1959) as Seq dir
Adaptation of the fairy tale of the same name. Princess Aurora is cursed by the evil witch Maleficent - who declares that before Aurora reaches her 16th birthday she will die by a poisoned spinning-wheel. To try to prevent this, the king places her into hiding, in the care of three goodnatured - but not too bright - fairies.

Cast (feature film)

11.
The Reluctant Dragon (1941) as Himself, artist in drawing class

Producer (feature film)

12.
Fox and the Hound, The (1981) as Co-Producer
A young fox named Tod is taken in by an old woman after his mother is killed by a hunter. Soon young Tod befriends Copper, a hound dog puppy. As they grow up their friendship is put to the test when Copper realizes that it is his job is to hunt foxes.
13.
Rescuers, The (1977) as Producer
Bernard and Bianca, of the Rescue Aid Society (a mouse organization) receive a message in a bottle from an orphaned girl who appears to have been kidnapped by Madame Medusa, a selfish woman who has no qualms about using children for her own purposes. The two mice go off to Devil's Bayou to attempt to rescue the little girl.
14.
Robin Hood (1973) as Producer
The Robin Hood legend told with animals portraying the famous characters. Foxy Robin helps the overtaxed citizens of Nottingham by stealing from the rich and giving to the poor.
15.
The Aristocats (1970) as Producer
When a rich woman leaves her fortune to her four cats, her jealous butler abandons them in the French countryside and plans to take the money. But two country cats help the rightful heirs get back home to the city.

Animation (feature film)

16.
Lady and the Tramp (1955) as Dir anim
Lady, a golden cocker spaniel, meets up with a mongrel dog who calls himself the Tramp. He is obviously from the wrong side of town, but happenings at Lady's home make her decide to travel with him for a while. This turns out to be a bad move, as no dog is above the law.
17.
Peter Pan (1953) as Dir anim
Adaptation of J. M. Barrie's story about a boy who never grew up. The three children of the Darling family receive a visit from Peter Pan, who takes them to Never Never Land where an ongoing war with the evil Pirate Captain Hook is taking place.
18.
Alice in Wonderland (1951) as Dir anim
Disney version of Lewis Carroll's Children's story. Alice becomes bored and her mind starts to wander. She sees a white rabbit who appears to be in a hurry. She chases it into its burrow and then a most bizarre series of adventures begins.
19.
Cinderella (1950) as Dir anim
Retelling of the fairy tale of the same name. Cinderella, adopted daughter of an upper-class lady, is made a slave in her own home. While her mother and ugly stepsisters are out at the royal ball she gets a surprise visit from a friend.
21.
Fun and Fancy Free (1947) as Dir anim
Disney version of fairy tale "Jack and the Beanstalk", featuring Mickey, Donald and Goofy in the main roles. Also contains another short film, re-released as "Bongo"
22.
Saludos Amigos (1943) as Animation
23.
Fantasia (1942) as Animation supv "Rite of Spring"
Disney animators set pictures to classical music as Leopold Stokowski conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra. "The Sorceror'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.
24.
The Reluctant Dragon (1941) as Animation
25.
Dumbo (1941) as Animation Director
The stork delivers a baby elephant to Mrs Jumbo, veteran of the circus, but the newborn is ridiculed because of his truly enormous ears and dubbed "Dumbo". Dumbo is relegated to the circus' clown acts; it is up to his only friend, a mouse, to assist Dumbo to achieve his full potential.
26.
Pinocchio (1940) as Animation dir ["Jiminy Cricket" and "Monstro"]
Inventor Gepetto creates a wooden marionette called Pinocchio. His wish that Pinocchio be a real boy is unexpectedly granted by a fairy. The fairy assigns Jiminy Cricket to act as Pinocchio's "conscience" and keep him out of trouble. Jiminy is not too successful in this endeavor and most of the film is spent with Pinocchio deep in trouble.
27.
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) as Animation
From the old fairy tale, a jealous queen attempts to get rid of her beautiful step-daughter, Snow White, who takes refuge with seven dwarfs in their forest home. The queen changes into a witch and tempts Snow White with a poisoned apple which puts her into an everlasting sleep, until a prince finds her in a glass coffin and awakens her with Love's First Kiss.
28.
Servants' Entrance (1934) as Animation

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