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Release Date:
4 April 1971 (USA) See more »
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With the help of a time machine, Peter Cottontail must rescue Easter from the hands of the malicious Irontail. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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It's literally a coincidence that I'm reviewing this on Easter! See more (8 total) »

Cast

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Danny Kaye ... Seymour S. Sassafras / Antoine / Col. Wellington B. Bunny (voice)
Paul Frees ... (voice)
Joan Gardner ... Bonnie (voice)

Casey Kasem ... Peter Cottontail (voice)
Iris Rainer ... Donna (voice)
Greg Thomas ... (voice)
Jeff Thomas ... (voice)

Vincent Price ... January Q. Irontail (voice)
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Directed by
Jules Bass 
Arthur Rankin Jr. 
 
Writing credits
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Romeo Muller 

Produced by
Jules Bass .... producer
Arthur Rankin Jr. .... producer
 
Sound Department
John Boyd .... sound recording engineer
Jim Harris .... sound recording engineer
 
Animation Department
Paul Coker Jr. .... character designer
 
Editorial Department
Irwin Goldress .... editorial supervisor
 
Music Department
Maury Laws .... musical director
 
Other crew
Kizo Nagashima .... animagic supervision
Steve Nakagawa .... continuity design
 

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USA:60 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)
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Seymour S. Sassafras:But Peter was so sure he'd win the next day, that instead of getting lots of sleep, he had a big party with all his friends, and it was very late when he finally went to bed.See more »
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The Easter Bunny Never SleepsSee more »

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It's literally a coincidence that I'm reviewing this on Easter!, 16 April 2006
Author: Lee Eisenberg (lee.eisenberg.pdx@gmail.com) from Portland, Oregon, USA

I must have been six when I saw "Here Comes Peter Cottontail". Now that I know who did some of the voices, that only makes the movie cooler. The plot of course has good rabbit Peter Cottontail (Casey Kasem, aka Shaggy on "Scooby-Doo") trying to become the Easter Bunny after lascivious rabbit Irontail (Vincent Price) wins the contest. Through some mishap, Peter accidentally travels through the whole year, selling eggs for every holiday.

Maybe this does mostly serve as a kids' movie, but it's pretty neat. With Shaggy as the good guy, Dr. Phibes as the bad guy, and Danny Kaye as the narrator, how can you go wrong?

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