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The Phantom Tollbooth Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

The classic children's adventure novel written by Norton Juster and illustrated by Jules Feiffer comes to life in this Chuck Jones (“What's Opera, Doc?”) musical. Butch Patrick (“The Munsters”) plays Milo, a bored city kid who receives a mysterious gift of a magical tollbooth. Entering it, he finds himself transported from a live-action universe to a psychedelic animated one, then thrust into a series of far-out adventures including rescuing the Princesses Rhyme and Reason from the Castle in the Air. Voices supplied by voice-over legends Mel Blanc, Daws Butler and June Foray. Discussion following with June Foray. Join us in the Egyptian lobby at the conclusion of the program for a slice of birthday cake!

  • Release date:November 7, 1970

Crew

Chuck Jones
Director
Abe Levitow
Director
Dave Monahan
Director
Chuck Jones
Producer
Les Goldman
Producer
Chuck Jones
Screenwriter
Norton Juster
Book Author
Lester Shorr
Cinematographer
Maurice Noble
Composer (Music Score)
Norman Gimbel
Composer (Music Score)
Lee Pockriss
Composer (Music Score)
William Faris
Editor
Maurice Noble
Production Designer
George W. Davis
Art Director
Abe Levitow
Co-producer
Henry W. Grace
Set Designer
Ben Washam
Animator
Phil Roman
Animator
Lloyd Vaughan
Animator
William Littlejohn
Animator
Alan Zaslove
Animator
George Nicholas
Animator
Edwin Aardal
Animator
Hal Ambro
Animator
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