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22 August 1936 (USA) See more »
Max Hare is boxing Toby Tortoise, and beating him severely in round one. Between rounds, a Mae West... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Toby Tortoise Returns is a very hilarious sequel to The Tortoise and the Hare See more (5 total) »


  (in alphabetical order)
Alyce Ardell ... Girl Bunny (voice) (uncredited)
Marcellite Garner ... Girl Bunny (voice) (uncredited)
Eddie Holden ... Toby Tortoise (voice) (uncredited)
Leone Le Doux ... Girl Bunny (voice) (uncredited)
Ned Norton ... Max Hare (voice) (uncredited)

Martha Wentworth ... Jenny Wren (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Wilfred Jackson (uncredited)
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
William Cottrell  story (uncredited)
Joe Grant  story (uncredited)
Ward Kimball  story (uncredited)
Bob Kuwahara  story (uncredited)

Produced by
Walt Disney .... producer
Original Music by
Frank Churchill (uncredited)
Leigh Harline (uncredited)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Graham Heid .... assistant director (uncredited)
Animation Department
John W. Dunn .... animator (uncredited)
Rollin Hamilton .... animator (uncredited)
Jack Hannah .... animator (uncredited)
Dick Huemer .... animator (uncredited)
Milt Kahl .... animator (uncredited)
Ward Kimball .... animator (uncredited)
Isadore Klein .... animator (uncredited)
Dick Lundy .... animator (uncredited)
Frank Oreb .... animator (uncredited)
George Rowley .... animator (uncredited)
Robert Stokes .... animator (uncredited)
Marvin Woodward .... animator (uncredited)

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7 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)
USA:Approved (PCA #2206)

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Characters from other Silly Symphony cartoons appear in the audience. Jenny Wren from Who Killed Cock Robin? (1935), and Practical Pig from Three Little Pigs (1933) (as the bell ringer) are the most visible. Also appearing are Dirty Bill from The Robber Kitten (1935), Elmer and Tillie from Elmer Elephant (1936), the Harpo Marx bird from Who Killed Cock Robin? (1935), and Fifer Pig, Fiddler Pig and the Big Bad Wolf from Three Little Pigs (1933). Goofy, Donald Duck and Horace Horsecollar also appear.See more »
Stars and Stripes ForeverSee more »


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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
Toby Tortoise Returns is a very hilarious sequel to The Tortoise and the Hare, 31 December 2008
Author: tavm from Baton Rouge, La.

After watching The Tortoise and the Hare on YouTube, I quickly watched the sequel right after on there and I found this one more hilarious than the predecessor. Actually, I thought Toby Tortoise Returns was very funny while TTATH was only amusing. Especially since the competition is now in the boxing ring and there are cameos from other stars of other Walt Disney Silly Symphonies cartoons. I was especially very amused by the Mae West bird caricature Jenny Wren and the Harpo Marx rooster (whose hair is red as opposed to the more familiar blonde) from Who Killed Cock Robin? (whose scenes I'm familiar with from seeing them in Alfred Hitchcock's Sabotage) There's dynamite, Mexican music, a couple of hospital orderlies, and plenty other hilarious stuff that I don't want to spoil for you. Needless to say, I very much recommend Toby Tortoise Returns.

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