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Director:
Writers:
Chuck Jones (written by) and
Rudyard Kipling (story)
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Release Date:
9 January 1975 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A young mongoose protects his human family from two murderous cobrae. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Excellent tale See more (17 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Orson Welles ... Narrator / Nag / Chuchundra (voice)

June Foray ... Nagaina the Cobra, Wife of Nag / Teddy's Mother / Darzee's Wife (voice)

Les Tremayne ... Father (voice)
Michael LeClair ... Teddy (voice)
Shepard Menken ... Rikki-Tikki-Tavi the Mongoose (voice)
Lennie Weinrib ... Darzee the Tailorbird (voice)
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Directed by
Chuck Jones 
 
Writing credits
Chuck Jones (written by)

Rudyard Kipling  story

Produced by
Joseph Aidlin .... associate producer (as Joseph W. Aidlin)
Oscar Dufau .... co-producer
Chuck Jones .... producer
 
Original Music by
Dean Elliott 
 
Film Editing by
Sam Horta 
 
Production Design by
Oscar Dufau 
 
Production Management
Peggy Drumm .... production supervisor
Don Foster .... production manager
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Wally Bulloch .... camera operator
 
Animation Department
Hal Ambro .... master animator
Retta Davidson .... assistant animator
Tom Ferriter .... assistant animator
John Gibbs .... animator
Marion Jeffress .... ink and paint artist
Don Moore .... background artist
George Nicholas .... master animator
Bob Ogle .... assistant animator
Joe Roman .... animator
Bob Tyler .... assistant animator
Lloyd Vaughan .... special animator
George Wheeler .... layout artist
Irv Wyner .... background artist
David Block .... inbetween artist (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Marian Dern .... lyricist
 
Other crew
Marian Dern .... script consultant
Mary Roscoe .... assistant to producer
 

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Runtime:
30 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Quotes:
[first lines]
Teddy:Here's a dead mongoose. Let's have a funeral!
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in "Jeopardy!: Episode #26.15" (2009)See more »
Soundtrack:
Darzee's SongSee more »

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14 out of 17 people found the following review useful.
Excellent tale, 24 November 2000
Author: Lamia7609 from Columbus OH

I remember being so excited when I would learn this was going to be on. This and the White Seal were two of my favorites. I feel sorry for kids now days who don't have this sort of anticipation. Now they have them on video and can watch them whenever they like. Part of loving x-mas was that Frosty and Rudolph and the Grinch were going to be on. I haven't seen this in a long time, but since this was created for children I will rate this as I would as a child. It was scary and the snakes posed a real threat. It was incredible that such a sweet fluffy animal would be so deadly. I love this film as I love most things Chuck Jones has done.

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