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Cats Don't Dance (1997) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Mark Dindal

Writing Credits  

Mark Dindal ... (story) &
Robert Lence ... (story) &
Brian McEntee ... (story) &
Rick Schneider-Calabash ... (story) (as Rick Schneider) &
David Womersley ... (story) &
Kelvin Yasuda ... (story)
 
Roberts Gannaway ... (screenplay) and
Cliff Ruby ... (screenplay) and
Elana Lesser ... (screenplay) and
Theresa Cullen ... (screenplay) (as Theresa Pettengill)
 
Cinco Paul ... (additional screenplay material)

Cast (in credits order)  

...
Danny (voice)
...
Sawyer (voice)
...
Sawyer (singing voice)
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Darla Dimple (voice)
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Darla Dimple (singing voice)
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Tillie Hippo (voice)
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Woolie Mammoth (voice)
...
L.B. Mammoth (voice)
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Flanigan (voice)
Betty Lou Gerson ...
Frances (voice)
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Cranston (voice)
Matthew Herried ...
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T.W. Turtle (voice)
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Farley Wink (voice)
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Bus Driver (voice)
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Max (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rick Logan ...
T. W. Turtle (singing voice)
Michelle Lynskey ...
Toto the Dog (voice)
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Produced by 

Bill Bloom ... associate producer
Timothy Campbell ... producer
Sandy Russell Gartin ... executive producer
Paul Gertz ... producer
Jim Katz ... co-producer
David Kirschner ... producer
Charles Leland Richardson ... executive producer (as Charles L. Richardson)
David J. Steinberg ... executive producer (as David Steinberg)
Barry Weiss ... co-producer

Music by 

Steve Goldstein

Film Editing by 

Dan Molina

Casting By 

Lynda Gordon
Judy Taylor

Production Design by 

Brian McEntee

Art Direction by 

Brian McEntee

Production Management 

Rami Kviatkovsky ... assistant production manager
Gary Matanky ... production manager
Jon Terada ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Michael Serrian ... assistant director

Art Department 

John Alvin ... poster artist
Tony Craig ... storyboard artist
Theresa Cullen ... storyboard artist (as Theresa Pettengill)
Jill Culton ... storyboard artist
Mark Dindal ... storyboard artist / storyboard supervisor
Tom Ellery ... storyboard artist
Dennis Greco ... visual development
Kevin Johnson ... storyboard artist
Jason Katz ... storyboard artist
Soo Jin King ... assistant art director
Eric Koenig ... storyboard artist (as Eric 'Panama' Koenig)
Robert Lence ... storyboard artist
Robin A. Linn ... maquette sculptor
Brian McEntee ... storyboard artist / visual development
Mark Myer ... visual development
Matthew O'Callaghan ... storyboard artist
Bradley Raymond ... storyboard artist (as Brad Raymond)
Darrell Rooney ... storyboard artist
Rick Schneider-Calabash ... storyboard supervisor (as Rick Schneider) / visual development (as Rick Schneider)
Larry Scholl ... storyboard artist
Mark Swan ... storyboard artist
Ennio Torresan ... visual development (as Ennio Torresan Jr.)
Frans Vischer ... storyboard artist
David Womersley ... storyboard artist / visual development
Kelvin Yasuda ... storyboard artist / visual development: musical sequences

Sound Department 

Vanessa Theme Ament ... foley artist / supervising foley editor
Donald Flick ... sound editor
Michael Geisler ... sound designer
Alan Holly ... adr mixer
Nicholas James ... supervising dialogue editor
Doc Kane ... adr mixer
Gregg Landaker ... sound mixer
Brian Magill ... original dialogue mixer
Mark A. Mangini ... sound designer
Steve Maslow ... sound mixer
Oscar Mitt ... assistant sound editor / sound
Preston Oliver ... dialogue mixer
Richard Partlow ... foley artist (as Rick Partlow)
Troy Porter ... adr mixer
Renee Sabath ... assistant sound editor
Rick Sanchez ... foley artist
James Saunders ... adr mixer
David E. Stone ... supervising sound editor
Thomas Whiting ... supervising adr editor

Visual Effects by 

John Allan Armstrong ... effects animator (as John Armstrong)
Stephanie Bolger ... effects assistant
Margaret Craig-Chang ... effects animator
Lee Crowe ... effects animator
Courtney Dane ... effects coordinator
Ronni Dell ... effects assistant
Angela Diamos ... effects assistant
Evelyn Gabai ... effects assistant
Ko Hashiguchi ... effects animator
Al Holter ... effects animator
David M. Kcenich ... effects assistant (as David Kcenich)
Susan B. Keane ... effects assistant (as Susan Keane)
Chris Kirshbaum ... effects assistant
Paul Lewis ... effects animator
David Light ... effects assistant
Jon William Lopez ... effects animator (as Jon Lopez)
Jerry Mills ... digital production manager
Harry Moreau ... effects animator
Mary Mullen ... effects assistant
January Nordman ... effects animator
Kevin Oakley ... effects animator
Masa Oshiro ... effects animator
Nate Pacheco ... effects assistant
Jeff Plamenig ... effects assistant
Tom Pope ... effects assistant
Lou Romano ... effects assistant
Eugene Salandra ... effects assistant
Bob Simmons ... effects animator
Ryan Simmons ... effects assistant
Jeffery St. Ours ... effects coordinator (as Jeff St. Ours)
Allen Stovall ... effects animator
Sean Strain ... effects assistant
Randy Weeks ... effects assistant
Dawn Wells ... effects assistant
Von Williams ... effects assistant

Camera and Electrical Department 

Rob Maine ... animation camera operator

Animation Department 

Michael Alcouloumre ... assistant animator: "Danny" (as Mike Alcouloumre)
Francesca Allen ... character lead: "Darla Dimple" and "Max" (as Franci Allen)
Andrew Austin ... layout artist
Matthew Bates ... animator: "Supporting Animal Characters" (as Matt Bates)
Paul Bauman ... key assistant animator: "Danny"
Mannix Bennett ... background artist
Scott Bern ... key assistant animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Marzette Bonar ... background artist
Wanda Brown ... assistant animator: "Sawyer"
Trish Burgio ... background artist
Wayne Carlisi ... animator: "Darla Dimple" and "Max"
Ruben Chavez ... background artist
Carrie Cheney ... breakdown artist: "Supporting Animal Characters" (as Carrie Buell)
Yarrow Cheney ... animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Marc Christenson ... layout artist (as Marcus Christenson)
Chris Chu ... key assistant animator: "Danny"
Marco Cinello ... layout artist
Mark Cote ... assistant animator: "Danny"
Jill Culton ... supervising animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Kevin Davis ... breakdown artist: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Alberto De Mello ... layout artist (as Alberto DeMello)
Gavin Dell ... animator: "Sawyer"
Peter J. DeLuca ... layout artist (as Peter DeLuca)
Mark Dindal ... character designer
Mary M. Dowd ... assistant animator: "Supporting Animal Characters" (as Mary Dowd)
Kimberly Dwinell ... breakdown artist: "Sawyer"
John Eddings ... key assistant animator: "Danny"
Tom Ellery ... character designer
Joe F. Elliott ... breakdown artist: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink" (as Joe Elliot)
Bill Exter ... assistant animator: "Danny"
Lauren Faust ... animator: "Sawyer"
Ralph Fernan ... animator: "Darla Dimple" and "Max"
Ian Findley ... inbetween artist: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Nickolas M. Frangos ... inbetween artist: "Danny" (as Nickolas Frangos)
Trine Frank ... breakdown artist: "Danny"
Steve Garcia ... animator: "Sawyer"
Damien Gilligan ... key assistant animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Lennie K. Graves ... directing animator: "Sawyer"
Dennis Greco ... layout artist
Karen Hamrock ... layout artist
Corey Hels ... animator: 3-D computer graphics
Sandy Henkin ... assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan", "Farley Wink" and "Supporting Animal Characters"
Millet Henson ... supervising lead key: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Arturo A. Hernandez ... inbetween artist: "Danny" (as Art Hernandez)
Jim Hickey ... background supervisor
Cathlin Hidalgo ... inbetween artist: "Sawyer"
Jon L. Hooper ... animator: "Sawyer", "Farley Wink" and 3-D computer graphics
Chris Hubbard ... breakdown artist: "Danny"
Andrew Ice ... layout artist
Tim Ingersoll ... key assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Jay Jackson ... supervising animator: "Danny"
Todd Jacobsen ... key assistant animator: "Danny" and "Darla Dimple"
Arlan Jewell ... layout artist
Patrick Joens ... key assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink" (as Pat Joens)
Jeff Johnson ... animator: "Darla Dimple" and "Max"
Kevin Johnson ... directing animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Ben Jones ... animator: "Danny"
Skip Jones ... additional animator
Ernie Keen ... animator: "Danny" (as Ernest Keen)
Ken Kim ... inbetween artist: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Aaron Kirby ... breakdown artist: "Danny"
Daryl Klein ... digital artist
Pam Kleyman ... animation checker
Eric Koenig ... animator: "Supporting Animal Characters" (as Eric 'Panama' Koenig)
Caroline Kranz ... key assistant animator: "Danny" (as Caroline Brophy)
Mike Kunkel ... animator: "Darla Dimple" and "Max"
Dave Kupczyk ... additional animator
Tiffany L. Kurtz ... assistant animation department
Derek L'Estrange ... assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Helen Lawlor ... key assistant animator: "Sawyer"
Diana LeBost ... breakdown artist: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Miyul Lee ... key assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink" (as Mi Yul Lee)
Jerry Loveland ... background artist (as Gerry Loveland)
Steve Markowski ... animator: "Danny"
Kenn McDonald ... assistant animator: "Danny" (as Ken McDonald)
Joe McDonough ... breakdown artist: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Brian McEntee ... character designer
Linda Miller ... additional animator
Dan Mills ... layout artist
Bill Mims ... assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Ken Mimura ... layout artist
Andrew Molloy ... assistant animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Zac Moncrief ... inbetween artist: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink" (as Zachary Moncreif)
Celeste Moreno ... key assistant animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Sharon Murray ... breakdown artist: "Sawyer"
Randy Myers ... animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Yoon Sook Nam ... breakdown artist: "Danny"
Mike Nguyen ... additional animator
Robert G. Nigoghossian ... breakdown artist: "Supporting Animal Characters" (as Robert Nigoghossian)
Kevin O'Hara ... key assistant animator: "Danny"
Irene Parkins ... supervising character lead: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Don Parmele ... clean-up supervisor
Nicole Pascal ... assistant animator: "Danny"
John Pattison ... layout artist
Mike Pettengill ... inbetween artist: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Doris A. Plough ... supervising character lead: "Sawyer" (as Doris Plough)
Michael Polvani ... animator: "Danny" (as Mike Polvani)
Domingo Rivera ... key assistant animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Edward Rivera ... key assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink" (as Ed Rivera)
Craig Robertson ... background artist
Leonard Robledo ... background artist
Simon Rodgers ... layout artist (as Simon Rogers)
Joe Roman ... key assistant animator: "Sawyer"
Al Salgado ... breakdown artist: "Danny"
Rick Schneider-Calabash ... character designer (as Rick Schneider)
Matthew Schofield ... inbetween artist: "Danny"
Bob Scott ... character designer / supervising animator: "Danny"
Bruce W. Smith ... character designer (as Bruce Smith)
Tim Soman ... layout artist
Pil Yong Song ... assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Kathy St. Germain ... animation checker
Chad Stewart ... animator: "Danny" / supervising animator: "Farley Wink"
Michael Stocker ... animator: "Supporting Animal Characters" (as Mike Stocker)
Calvin Suggs ... breakdown artist: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Will Sweeney ... inbetween artist: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Louis Tate ... breakdown artist: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Ennio Torresan ... layout artist (as Ennio Torresan Jr.)
Bob Tyler ... supervising character lead: "Danny"
Frans Vischer ... supervising animator: "Darla Dimple" and "Max"
Roger Vizard ... animator: "Danny"
Tran Vu ... key assistant animator: "Danny"
Stevan Wahl ... supervising animator: "L.B. Mammoth" and "Flanigan"
Mitchell Walker Jr. ... key assistant animator: "Supporting Animal Characters" (as Mitch Walker Jr.)
Terry Walsh ... assistant animator: "Darla Dimple", "Max", "L. B. Mammoth", "Flanigan" and "Farley Wink"
Todd Wilderman ... inbetween artist: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Dougg Williams ... animator: "Danny"
Gina Williams ... inbetween artist: "Sawyer"
David Womersley ... layout supervisor
Dave Woodman ... assistant animator: "Supporting Animal Characters"
Brian Woods ... layout artist
Miri Yoon ... assistant animator: "Sawyer" (as Mi Ri Yoon)
Anne Marie Bardwell ... animator: "Sawyer" (uncredited)
Daryl Carstensen ... xerox checker (uncredited)
Gary Perkovac ... animator (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Vanessa Theme Ament ... adr group voice casting

Editorial Department 

Catherine Apple ... first assistant editor
Denis Dutton ... associate editor
Dale E. Grahn ... color timer
Greg Snyder ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Larry Blank ... orchestrator
Sandy DeCrescent ... music contractor
Nick Fryman ... additional orchestrator
Karen Harper ... singer
Mort Lindsey ... additional orchestrator
Clif Magness ... music producer
Craig Pettigrew ... music editor
Lawrence Schwartz ... orchestrator
Steven L. Smith ... music preparation
Alan Steinberger ... music consultant
James Thatcher ... musician: french horn

Other crew 

Mike Brassell ... coordinator
James Jan ... systems administrator
Patty Lund ... office manager
Bob Simmons ... title designer
Stuart Sumida ... consultant: animal anatomy
David W. Thompson ... production coordinator: pencil test and av coordinator
David Womersley ... title designer
Dave Woodman ... caricature designer
Vanessa Theme Ament ... adr loop group (uncredited)
Gene Kelly ... choreography consultant (uncredited)
Aaron Springer ... intern (uncredited)
Adam D. Wright ... distribution executive (uncredited)

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