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Dr. Seuss (teleplay)
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Release Date:
29 October 1977 (USA) See more »
Plot:
The evil Grinch who stole Christmas is back to steal Halloween! It's Grinch night and all over Whoville... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
Won Primetime Emmy. See more »
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One of Seuss' Finest See more (15 total) »

Cast

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Hans Conried ... The Grinch / Narrator (voice)

Hal Smith ... Josiah (voice)
Gary Shapiro ... Euchariah (voice)
Irene Tedrow ... Mariah (voice)
Jack DeLeon ... Sergeant Samuel McPherson (voice)

Henry Gibson ... Max (singing voice)
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Thurl Ravenscroft ... Monsters / Bass Singer (voice) (uncredited)
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Directed by
Gerard Baldwin 
 
Writing credits
Dr. Seuss (teleplay)

Produced by
David H. DePatie .... executive producer
Friz Freleng .... executive producer
Dr. Seuss .... producer (as Ted Geisel)
 
Original Music by
Joe Raposo 
 
Film Editing by
Robert T. Gillis 
Joe Siracusa 
Rick Steward 
 
Production Management
Lee Gunther .... in charge of production
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Barrington Bunce .... assistant director (as Barry Bunce)
 
Art Department
Robert Dranko .... graphic designer (as Bob Dranko)
Roy Morita .... graphic designer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ray Lee .... camera operator
Ralph Migliori .... camera operator
Bob Mills .... camera operator
 
Animation Department
John Gibbs .... animator
Fred Hellmich .... animator (as Fred Helmick)
Chrystal Klabunde .... animator (as Chrystal Russell)
Bob Matz .... animator
Lee Mishkin .... animator
Willis Pyle .... animator (as Willy Pyle)
Richard H. Thomas .... background artist
Don Williams .... animator
Rudy Zamora .... animator
 
Music Department
Eric Rogers .... conductor
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Grinch Night" - USA (alternative title)
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Runtime:
25 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
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Trivia:
This is the first Dr. Seuss special to have music from Joe Raposo. The music is orchestral, somewhat like Eugene Poddany's music, and unlike Dean Elliott's jazz-themed music.See more »
Quotes:
Grinch:[to Ukaraiah] Out of my way, small Who, I've got better things to do than to spend my time with you on Grinch Night.See more »
Soundtrack:
As the Grinch Creaks Ever CloserSee more »

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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
One of Seuss' Finest, 20 September 2002
Author: SimpsonsRock11

I absolutely love this cartoon...only gripe...it's a little scary for really little kids. It's not really like How the Grinch Stole Christmas, even though it does involve Whos and Whoville, but I like how it's more like the other Dr. Seuss cartoons than the Grinch Christmas special. (But don't get me wrong... I love that one too!)

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