Gulliver's Travels (1939)
Average Rating: 6.4/10
Reviews Counted: 12
Fresh: 8 | Rotten: 4
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Release Date: Dec 22, 1939 Wide
Average Rating: 3.1/5
User Ratings: 7,234
Impressed by the success of Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Paramount Pictures ordered the studio's resident animation producer Max Fleischer to come up with a feature-length cartoon of his own. Utilizing an expanded staff and new production facilities in Miami, Florida, Fleischer and his brother Dave Fleischer spent six months mulling over story properties before deciding upon Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels; 20 months later, the film was completed and ready for release. Only the
Dec 22, 1939 Wide
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It doesn't make for a masterpiece, but it can be compelling at points, especially for those interested in this era of animation.
Paramount's uneven attempt to challenge Disney in the feature-length animation department.
...most notable for the signature Fleischer touches: comic violence; irritable, oval-eyed characters; a general preference for anarchy over order.
A classic of early animation.
The first feature-length Fleischer cartoon still has its delights
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