Uncle Remus draws upon his tales of Brer Rabbit to help little Johnny deal his confusion over his parents' separation as well as his new life on the plantation. The tales: The Briar Patch, The Tar Baby and Brer Rabbit's Laughing place. Written by
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Contrary to popular belief, the film takes place after the U.S. Civil War, during the period known as "Reconstruction." See more
Shadows of the mike and boom are visible in the early scene in Johnny's room. See more
There's other ways o' learnin' 'bout the behind feet of a mule than gettin' kicked by 'em, sure as I'm named Remus. And just 'cause these here tales is 'bout critters like Br'er Rabbit an' Br'er Fox, that don't mean they ain't the same like can happen to folks! So them who can't learn from a tale about critters, just ain't got the ears tuned for listenin'.
Song of the South
Written by Sam Coslow
and Arthur Johnston
Performed by the Studio Choir See more