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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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Another giant ball of fun from Rankin and Bass! See more (8 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

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)

Directed by
Jules Bass 
Arthur Rankin Jr. 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
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 »
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Mono (Westrex Recording System)
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Seymour S. Sassafras:I could sell you the most perfect pink, or the most blissful blue, or a simply euphoric yellow.See more »
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The Easter Bunny Always SleepsSee more »

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3 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Another giant ball of fun from Rankin and Bass!, 11 February 2001
Author: superc13 from Connecticut, USA

What is easily one of the best Rankin and Bass specials, is also the most obscure. The story follows Peter basically traveling to different holidays (because Easter is lame) not unlike "The Nightmare Before Christmas". The most memorable scene is of course, Halloween. The enemy is very cool as well, an iron-tailed rabbit named, er, Irontail. I definitely recommend this for anyone who likes "Rudolph" or "Mad Monster Party".

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