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Director:
Writers:
Bill Peet (story) &
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Release Date:
8 February 1952 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A delivery stork mistakenly delivers Lambert, a lion cub, to a flock of sheep. The mother won't let the stork take him back... See more » | Full synopsis »
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Awards:
Nominated for Oscar. See more »
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(2 articles)
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Courage for Lambert. My favourite Disney short... See more (10 total) »

Cast

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Sterling Holloway ... Narrator / Mr. Stork (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

June Foray ... Mrs. Sheep / Lambert (purring and meowing) / Lambs / Sheep (uncredited)

Directed by
Jack Hannah 
 
Writing credits
Bill Peet (story) &
Ralph Wright (story) &
Milt Banta (story)

Produced by
Walt Disney .... producer
 
Original Music by
Joseph Dubin  (as Joseph S. Dubin)
 
Visual Effects by
Dan MacManus .... effects animator
 
Animation Department
Yale Gracey .... layout artist
Ray Huffine .... background artist
Eric Larson .... animator
John Lounsbery .... animator
Don Lusk .... animator
Judge Whitaker .... animator
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
8 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)
Certification:
Australia:G | UK:U | USA:Approved (PCA #13581)

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Trivia:
This is one of a handful of cartoons played constantly on a special television channel at Walt Disney World Resorts.See more »
Quotes:
Mr. Stork:Here we are, now. Please don't crowd each other. Pick out the ewe that you like best, and she will be your mother.See more »
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6 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Courage for Lambert. My favourite Disney short..., 7 January 2006
Author: rebeljenn from Bath, England

I remember watching 'Lambert the Sheepish Lion' on the Disney channel years and years ago. It was my favourite Disney short. In summary, Lambert is a lion cub who is mistakenly given to a sheep. Lambert is ridiculed by the other sheep until there is trouble and he must save the sheep from danger. By doing this, he gains his courage. The theme tune to this little short is very catchy, and it's just a feel-good story with the ironic little twist and the feeling of success that Lambert has become a hero now instead of being bullied. Out of all these years, I have never forgotten this little short, and I can vaguely remember the tune.

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