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Director:
Writers:
Jerome Robbins (adaptation)
J.M. Barrie (based on the play by)
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Release Date:
8 December 1960 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
In this magical tale about the boy who refuses to grow up, Peter Pan and his mischievous fairy sidekick Tinkerbell visit the nursery of Wendy... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 nomination See more »
User Reviews:
One Great Movie! See more (27 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Mary Martin ... Peter Pan
Cyril Ritchard ... Mr. Darling / Captain Hook
Lynn Fontanne ... Narrator
Maureen Bailey ... Wendy / Jane
Margalo Gillmore ... Mrs. Darling
Sondra Lee ... Tiger Lily
Joe E. Marks ... Smee
Norman Shelly ... Nana / Crocodile
Joey Trent ... John
Kent Fletcher ... Michael
Jacqueline Mayro ... Liza
Edmund Gaynes ... Slightly
Bill Snowden ... Curly
Carson Woods ... Nibs
Benedict Herrman ... First Twin (as Brad Herrman)

Luke Halpin ... Second Twin
David Komoroff ... Tootles
Richard Wyatt ... Lion
Joan Tewkesbury ... Ostrich
Peggy Maurer ... Wendy Grown-up
John Holland ... Black Bill
Robert Vanselow ... Starkey (as Bob Vanselow)
Richard Winter ... Cecco
George Zima ... Kangaroo
Frank Lindsay ... Pirate
Frank Marasco ... Pirate
Arthur Partington ... Pirate
Jim Sisco ... Pirate
Kirby Smith ... Pirate
John Smolko ... Pirate
Arthur Tookoian ... Pirate (as Arthur Tookoyan)
James B. Welch ... Pirate
Linda Dangcil ... Indian
George Lake ... Indian
Lisa Lang ... Indian
Diki Lerner ... Indian
Annabelle Lyon ... Indian
Robert Piper ... Indian
Suzanne Rivera ... Indian
Anne Wallace ... Indian
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Jerry Johnson ... Pirate (uncredited)
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Directed by
Vincent J. Donehue 
 
Writing credits
Jerome Robbins (adaptation)

J.M. Barrie (based on the play by) (as Sir James M. Barrie)

Produced by
Richard Halliday .... executive producer
 
Costume Design by
Sophie Devine  (as Motley)
 
Production Management
William Dannhauser .... unit manager
 
Art Department
Peter Larkin .... scenery designer
 
Music Department
Louis Adrian .... conductor
Louis Adrian .... musical director
Ray Barr .... music coordinator
Elmer Bernstein .... composer: incidental music
Peter Howard .... assistant to conductor
Peter Howard .... musician: Tinker Bell
John Lesko .... conductor
Trude Rittman .... composer: incidental music
Albert Sendrey .... orchestrator
 
Other crew
Larry Elikann .... technical director (as Lawrence Elikann)
Rick Kelly .... production associate
Marcia Kuyper .... associate director
Jerome Robbins .... choreographer
Don Shirley Jr. .... additional scenery
 

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100 min
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Trivia:
Many of the camera setups, especially during the first fifteen minutes or so, are literal duplicates of the ones in "Producers' Showcase: Peter Pan (#1.7)" (1955), first telecast in 1955 and now on kinescope. The script also follows the script of the 1955 version nearly word-for-word, and many of the musical orchestrations are virtually the same.See more »
Goofs:
Incorrectly regarded as goofs: When the medicine has been contaminated, it changes color from white to red, yet Peter doesn't notice. In the conventions of theater, this may be purely for the benefit of the audience, and not visible to the characters on stage.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Narrator:Some say that as we grow up, we become different people at different ages, but I don't believe this. I think we remain the same throughout, merely passing in these years from one room, to another, but always in the same house. If we unlock the rooms of the far past, we can look in and see ourselves beginning to become you and me.
Wendy, John:[dressed up like their parents and dancing] One-two-three, one-two-three, one-two-three, one-two-three.
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8 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
One Great Movie!, 26 December 2004
Author: Stardust_4u_2 from USA

This movie is one of the best versions of the Peter Pan story that I have ever seen I've been watching it for years and now at the age of 20 I still find myself singing the songs and tapping my toe to the beat.

It was done in the traditional theater way, with a woman playing Peter Pan, but Mary Martin did such a wonderful job you never think of her as a 'girl'. Tinkerbell is a light that whizzes across the stage, and the audience is drawn into the movie when asked to clap for the little fairy after drinking poison meant for Peter.

This is a wonderful movie and I recommend it for adults and children alike, its full of the wholesome kind of magic that you hardly see nowadays in film.

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