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An eccentric man has built an ark and has filled it with specimens of all animals except one - a pink panther. To complete his zoological collection, the man sets out, rifle in hand, to ... See full summary »

Directors:

Friz Freleng (uncredited), Hawley Pratt (co-director)

Writer:

John W. Dunn (story)
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Paul Frees ... Hunter / Native Bearer (voice)
Rich Little ... The Pink Panther (voice)
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An eccentric man has built an ark and has filled it with specimens of all animals except one - a pink panther. To complete his zoological collection, the man sets out, rifle in hand, to hunt the Pink Panther, who leads the man on a futile chase through a jungle. Written by Kevin McCorry <mmccorry@nb.sympatico.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 April 1965 (USA) See more »

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A Arca da Pantera Cor-de-Rosa See more »

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Mono

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Color
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The first of only two original "Pink Panther" cartoons in which the Pink Panther talks; the second is Pink Ice (1965). See more »

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The Pink Panther: Why can't man be more like animals?
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Followed by Pink 8 Ball (1972) See more »

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The Pink Panther's Ark.
1 September 2016 | by OllieSuave-007See all my reviews

A western-accented hunter builds an ark to hold his collection of an assortment of animals. The only species missing that he wants in his ark is the Pink Panther. So, he sets out on a mission to hunt him down. But, the Pink Panther, in his classic, wise and crafty self, outsmarts the hunter on every turn, from sending a swarm of bees after him to making him drop down the mountain after drawing the bridge to the ark.

It's a very funny cartoon, and one of the very few Pink Panther cartoons with dialog in it, which I thought was a tad distracting, but nonetheless entertaining. It's always great seeing the panther outsmart people, sending up lots of laughs and chuckles.

Grade A


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