With Videocraft International (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964 TV Movie)

TV-G | 47 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Young reindeer Rudolph lives at the North Pole. His father is one of Santa's reindeer and it is expected that Rudolph will eventually be one too. However, he has a feature which is a setback and causes him to be ostracized: his red nose.

Director: Larry Roemer | Stars: Billie Mae Richards, Burl Ives, Larry D. Mann, Paul Soles

Votes: 30,535

2. Frosty the Snowman (1969 TV Movie)

TV-G | 25 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat.

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Jackie Vernon, Billy De Wolfe, Jimmy Durante, Paul Frees

Votes: 17,951

3. Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (1970 TV Movie)

TV-G | 48 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus.

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Fred Astaire, Mickey Rooney, Keenan Wynn, Paul Frees

Votes: 14,505

4. Mad Monster Party? (1967)

Unrated | 94 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

On the Isle of Evil, the head of the "World Organization of Monsters" reveals his imminent retirement and that he has refined a formula for total destruction, only to be upset when the monsters try to steal the formula and kill his nephew.

Director: Jules Bass | Stars: Boris Karloff, Allen Swift, Gale Garnett, Phyllis Diller

Votes: 3,195

5. Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971 TV Movie)

TV-G | 60 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

With the help of a time machine, Peter Cottontail must rescue Easter from the hands of the malicious Irontail.

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Danny Kaye, Paul Frees, Joan Gardner, Casey Kasem

Votes: 1,251

6. The Daydreamer (1966)

Unrated | 101 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An anthology of fairytales by Hans Christian Andersen: "The Little Mermaid", "The Emperor's New Clothes", "Thumbelina", and "The Garden of Paradise".

Director: Jules Bass | Stars: Tallulah Bankhead, Victor Borge, Patty Duke, Jack Gilford

Votes: 391

7. Tales of the Wizard of Oz (1961– )

Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

This 150-episode series of shorts chronicles Dorothy's long stay in the land of Oz. The Munchkins are portrayed as tiny globs; the Scarecrow is a fool named Socrates; the Tin Woodman is a ... See full summary »

Stars: Larry D. Mann, Alfie Scopp, Corinne Conley, Carl Banas

Votes: 129

8. King Kong (1966– )

30 min | Animation

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An animated series about the adventures of King Kong and his young pal Bobby Bond. Also featured were the adventures of "Tom of T.H.U.M.B.", a 6" tall secret agent.

Stars: Billie Mae Richards, Carl Banas, Susan Conway, John Drainie

Votes: 151

9. Return to Oz (1964 TV Movie)

51 min | Animation, Family, Musical

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

After Dorothy's friends are robbed of their prizes by a revived Wicked Witch, she is sent back to Oz to set things straight once again.

Directors: F.R. Crawley, Thomas Glynn, Larry Roemer | Stars: Larry D. Mann, Alfie Scopp, Carl Banas, Susan Morse

Votes: 167

10. Willy McBean and His Magic Machine (1965)

TV-G | 94 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Little Willy McBean joins up with a Mexican monkey named Pablo to travel back in time and stop the evil Prof. von Rotten from changing history.

Director: Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Larry D. Mann, Billie Mae Richards, Alfie Scopp, Paul Kligman

Votes: 132

11. The Ballad of Smokey the Bear (1966 TV Movie)

60 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The origin of the great bear forest conservation crusader.

Director: Larry Roemer | Stars: James Cagney, William Marine, Rose Marie Jun, Herb Duncan

Votes: 66

12. The New Adventures of Pinocchio (1960– )

5 min | Animation

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Follow Pinocchio and Cricket on their zany adventures.

Stars: Carl Banas, Joan Fowler, Stan Francis, Paul Kligman

Votes: 65

13. The Enchanted World of Danny Kaye: The Emperor's New Clothes (1972 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 60 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

This is one of the 'Animagical' titles from the children's film archive of Rankin/Bass. The story line is reminiscent of an earlier 1966 R/B Animagic film, 'The Daydreamer', both of which ... See full summary »

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Danny Kaye, Cyril Ritchard, Imogene Coca, Allen Swift

Votes: 65

14. The Wacky World of Mother Goose (1967)

81 min | Animation, Family, Musical

5.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Animated feature film based on Charles Perrault's stories and nursery rhymes. It features Humpty Dumpty, The Old Woman Who Lives in a Shoe, and the Crooked Man.

Director: Jules Bass | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Bob McFadden, Susan Melvin, Bradley Bolke

Votes: 197

15. Tomfoolery (1970– )

24 min | Animation

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Tomfoolery was an animated cartoon series based on the nonsense poetry of Edward Lear and Lewis Carroll. There were several recurring characters, including the Yonghy-Bonghy-Bo from the ... See full summary »

Stars: Peter Hawkins, Bernard Spear

Votes: 43

16. The Mad, Mad, Mad Comedians (1970 TV Movie)

60 min | Animation, Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Add a Plot

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Jack Benny, George Burns, Phyllis Diller, George Jessel

Votes: 51

17. The Smokey Bear Show (1969–1971)

30 min | Animation

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Smokey Bear recalls his adventures and misadventures as a cub, growing in the forest with his friends, always threatened by fire.

Stars: Billie Mae Richards, Paul Soles, Carl Banas, Jackson Weaver

Votes: 27

18. The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie (1972–1974)
Episode: The Mad, Mad, Mad Monsters (1972)

44 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

All of Universal's greatest classic monsters gather at the Transylvania Astoria Hotel for Frankenstein's monster and his bride's Friday the 13th midnight wedding.

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Allen Swift, Bradley Bolke, Rhoda Mann, Bob McFadden

Votes: 86

19. The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie (1972–1974)
Episode: The Red Baron (1972)

60 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

This animated feature casts the Red Baron as a hero, in a world of heroic anthropomorphic dogs and villainous anthropomorphic cats.

Directors: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr. | Stars: Allen Swift, Bob McFadden, Rhoda Mann, Bradley Bolke

Votes: 21


19 titles.

Recently Viewed