Toby Tyler (1960)

Toby Tyler (1960)





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Young boy Toby (Kevin Corcoran) runs away from home to join the circus. He is taken in by a carnival barker, who tries to keep him from returning home to his worried parents. Toby befriends a talented chimp and the two become part of an act that helps save the show. Film is a colorful Disney production set under the bigtop with the requisite clowns, animals and circus performances.
Action & Adventure , Classics , Comedy , Kids & Family
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Kevin Corcoran
as Toby Tyler
Henry Calvin
as Ben Cotter
Gene Shelton
as Sam Treat
Bob Sweeney
as Harry Tupper
Richard Eastham
as Col. Sam Castle
James Drury
as Jim Weaver
Barbara Beaird
as Mlle. Jeanette
Dennis Joel
as M. Ajax
Edith Evanson
as Aunt Olive
Tom Fadden
as Uncle Daniel
Ollie Wallace
as Bandleader
Mr. Stubbs
as Himself
Eddie Spaghetti Emerson
as Ringling Brothers Clown
Abe Goldstein
as Ringling Brothers Clown
Duke Johnson
as Ringling Brothers Clown
Harry Johnson
as Ringling Brothers Clown
Gene Sheldon
as Sam Treat
Dennis Olivieri
as Monsieur Ajax
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Critic Reviews for Toby Tyler

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

"Toby Tyler" can boast some of the most engaging, unstrained performers in many a Disney moon.

Full Review… | April 3, 2012
New York Times
Top Critic

One of those Disney pictures that have as much relevance today as they did when first released.

Full Review… | April 3, 2012
TV Guide

Whimsical tale of a circus orphan has a few scary bits.

Full Review… | February 15, 2012
Common Sense Media

Audience Reviews for Toby Tyler


It was cute and sweet but just something is missing and I don't know what.

Dannielle Albert
Dannielle Albert

Super Reviewer


My younger brother watched this one to death.

Anthony Valletta
Anthony Valletta

Super Reviewer

I remember in Belgium. Someone reading us the story in primary school. I love the story and the movie.

Nellie K. Adaba
Nellie K. Adaba

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